FRV Goldseeker 2/88

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Goldseeker (74GO)
Cruise identifier2/88
Cruise period1988-02-02 — 1988-02-15
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
Objectives1) To carry out an echosounder and trawling survey for sprat in inshore waters from Peterhead to Firth of Forth.

2) To collect water samples for radio-caesium moitoring.
Chief scientistJ R Hutcheon (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Goldseeker 2/88 cruise report goldseeker2_88.pdf (0.04 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificPeterhead to Firth of Forth
Track chartsFRV Goldseeker 2/88 cruise track — goldseeker2_88track.pdf (0.02 MB) 
Chemical oceanography 
RadioactivityDescription: Radio-caesium monitoring.
Biology and fisheries 
Acoustic reflection on marine organisms.