RV Calanus 01/92

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Calanus (745R)
Cruise identifier01/92
Cruise period1992-10-26 — 1992-11-13
Port of departureCorpach, United Kingdom
Port of returnOban, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo measure geometry and loading of a 1/2.75 scale model of a Dutch pelagic trawl and measurements of a 1/4.5 model towed by Stella.
Chief scientistRichard S T Ferro (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Calanus 01/92 cruise report calanus_0192h.pdf (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificLoch Ness.
Physical oceanography 
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurementsDescription: Temperature only, at 70m.
Biology and fisheries 
Gear researchQuantity: number of hauls = 21
Description: measuring the geometry of a 1/2.75 scale model of a Dutch pelagic trawl and a 1/4.5 scale model.
Other biological/fisheries measurementDescription: RCTV used to film the tows.