Lady Jan

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship nameLady Jan
Cruise period1991-07-24 — 1991-07-30
Port of departureSwansea, United Kingdom
Port of returnSwansea, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo determine and relative abundance of pre-recruit sole and plaice in the Bristol Channel using 3m steel beam trawl
Chief scientistDavid J Symonds (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
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Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralBristol Channel
SpecificSouth Wales
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 55
Description: 15 minutes duration, sole and plaice were caught. Otoliths of 74 plaice and 79 soles were taken for pre-recruit and biological studies and to augment the market sampling programme