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Cruise inventory

FRV Goldseeker 5/86 (1)

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Goldseeker (74GO)
Cruise identifier5/86 (1)
Cruise period1986-03-19 — 1986-03-28
Port of departureInverness, United Kingdom
Objectives1) Sea trials of the newly purchased underwater colour television system.

2) A commercialy avaliable altitude/depth meter will be mounted on the RCB and its usefulness assessed.

3) An unmodified echo sounder with the transducer mounted on the vehicle given final trials.
Chief scientistRobert Priestley (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Goldseeker 5/86 (1) cruise report goldseeker5_86.pdf — access key 'C' (0.08 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
Biology and fisheries 
Gear research
Geology and geophysics 
Bottom photography