FRV Goldseeker 13/86

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Goldseeker (74GO)
Cruise identifier13/86
Cruise period1986-09-16 — 1986-10-06
Port of departureCorpach, United Kingdom
Port of returnCorpach, United Kingdom
Objectives1) To investigate the spatfalls of scallops and queens in the Clyde Sea area and Sound of Jura.

2) To study the compostition of scallop and queen stocks in the same areas.

3) To measure water temperature and salinity at each spat collection station.
Chief scientistDavid I Fraser (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Goldseeker 13/86 cruise report goldseeker13_86.pdf (0.08 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
SpecificClyde Sea area and Sound of Jura
Physical oceanography 
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurements
Biology and fisheries 
MolluscsQuantity: number of hauls = 67
Description: Scallop and queen collection