FRV Clupea 0299C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier0299C
Cruise period1999-01-21 — 1999-02-09
Port of departureFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Port of returnFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To carry out a survey of scallop stocks in the North Sea.
2. To collect information on by-catches of other commercial fish and shellfish species.
3. To collect biological data on scallop growth rates and component tissue weights.
Chief scientistTrevor R W Howell (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 0299C cruise report 0299c.pdf (1.58 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificFirth of Forth, Moray Firth, Orkneys
Track chartsFRV Clupea 0299C cruise track — 0299ctrack.pdf (0.23 MB) 
Biology and fisheries 
MolluscsQuantity: number of hauls = 109
Description: dredge hauls for scallops.