FRV Clupea 0192C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier0192C
Cruise period1992-01-08 — 1992-01-15
Port of departureFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Port of returnFraserburgh, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo carry out an echo-integrator survey to determine the biomass and distribution of clupeid shoals in the Moray Firth and to determine species and size composition of clupeids through trawl sampling. To assess fish predator numbers through demersal trawl sampling and to collect stomach samples for dietary analysis. To determine the numbers and distribution of mammalian and avian predators using transect census methods.
Chief scientistSimon Greenstreet (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 0192C cruise report cl1_92.pdf (0.13 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificMoray Firth
Track chartsFRV Clupea 0192C cruise track — cl1_92track.pdf (0.02 MB) 
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 7
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 7