FRV Clupea 1290C
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Clupea (74CU)|
|Cruise period||1990-10-22 — 1990-11-08|
|Port of departure||Buckie, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Buckie, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To study the relation between net design, codend geometry and water flow through the codend using underwater television and a new acoustic instrument for measuring codend width during fishing.
2. To measure the selectivity of a codend with different mouth geometries.
3. To obtain film of Norway pout during the capture process to provide design criteria for a Norway pout separator trawl. No film obtained due to poor weather.
|Chief scientist||Richard S T Ferro (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.06 MB)|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Other biological/fisheries measurement||Description: Measuring the selectivity of codend with different mouth geometries.|
|Other biological/fisheries measurement||Description: Study of the relationship between net design, codend geometry and water flow through the codend using underwater television.|