FV Angelle Marie 2/90

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FV Angelle Marie (74ID)
Cruise identifier2/90
Cruise period1990-09-18 — 1990-09-23
Objectives1) To carry out a trawl survey of pre-recruit bass
2) To investigate the distribution and abundance 0-group bass in the area
3) To tag juvenille bass (<MLS -36 cm) in nursery areas
Chief scientistDerek Roy Eaton (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportFV Angelle Marie 2/90 cruise report angelle_marie2_90.pdf (0.92 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
SpecificSouthampton Water, Solent and adjacent harbours
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 35
Description: covering all the normal survey areas, 1985 bass caught
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 14
Description: using sandeel trawls in Chichester and Langstone harbours, replicating tows from the pre-recruit survey, 1307 bass caught
TaggingsQuantity: number of specimens = 331
Description: Bass were tagged and released in the 3 nursery areas. 274 tagged with Hallprint 'T' bar internal/external tags, 57 fish using mini-Howitt rigid flat tags