FRV Clupea 0492C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier0492C
Cruise period1992-03-13 — 1992-03-16
Port of departureArdrossan, United Kingdom
Port of returnArdrossan, United Kingdom
ObjectivesCollection of herring gonads from Ballantrae Bank, and, if time allows, sampling Nephrops from selected areas in the Clyde. The main objective of the cruise was successfully completed, however there was insufficient time to attempt to attempt the second objective.
Chief scientistAlistair D McIntosh (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 0492C cruise report cl4_92.pdf (0.04 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
SpecificBallantree Bank
Track chartsFRV Clupea 0492C cruise track — cl4_92track.pdf (0.02 MB) 
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 2
Description: for herring suitable for fertilisation.