FRV Goldseeker 3/88 (2)

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Goldseeker (74GO)
Cruise identifier3/88 (2)
Cruise period1988-03-08 — 1988-03-11
Port of departureKyle of Lochalsh, United Kingdom
Port of returnKyle of Lochalsh, United Kingdom
Objectives1) To investigate the towing characterisics of a paravane towed body for use with dual and split beam transducers.

2) To investigate the slow speed characteristics of a dual frequency ''shark'' for use during trawling.
Chief scientistPhilip J Copland (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Goldseeker 3/88 (2) cruise report goldseeker3_88part2.pdf (0.03 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificLoch Ness
Biology and fisheries 
Gear research