FV Angelle Marie 2/91
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FV Angelle Marie (74ID)|
|Cruise period||1991-09-08 — 1991-09-16|
|Port of departure||Portsmouth Harbour, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Portsmouth Harbour, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To carry out a survey of pre-recruit bass. in the Solent area using a standard high-headline trawl with cod-end liner fitted;
2. To tag juvenile/pre-recruit bass in nursery areas.
3. To sample commercial catches of bass as available by visiting merchants and
dealers on West Sussex and Hants coast.
4. To carry out a census of bass fishing effort in the above areas.
|Chief scientist||Graham D Pickett (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.14 MB)|
|Specific||Solent, Southampton Water and the West Sussex and Hants coasts.|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Pelagic fish||Quantity: number of stations = 33|
|Pelagic fish||Description: Sample commercial catches of bass.|
|Taggings||Quantity: number of specimens = 307|
Description: bass tagged and released in nursery areas.