Providence IV

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship nameProvidence IV
Cruise period1992-01-29 — 1992-01-31
Port of departureSeahouses, United Kingdom
Port of returnSeahouses, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo assess the catch and length composition in hauls targeted on whiting, including landing and discards. The fishing vessel Janet M was also used on this cruise.
Chief scientistC Timothy Macer (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportProvidence IV  cruise report providence_iv_jan92.pdf (0.09 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificSeahouses and Bridlington areas
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 9
Description: Trawls at depths between 21 and 56 fathoms with the duration of tow varying between 53 minutes and 2 hours 40 minutes for whiting.