FRV Goldseeker 8/88

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Goldseeker (74GO)
Cruise identifier8/88
Cruise period1988-06-27 — 1988-07-16
Port of departureGairloch, United Kingdom
Port of returnKyle of Lochalsh, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo assess the survival of roundfish escaping from codends and subsequently held in underwater cages and to compare with that of control fish caught by handlines.
Chief scientistJohn Main (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Goldseeker 8/88 cruise report goldseeker8_88.pdf (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
Specificoff Gairloch
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 9
Description: Use of underwater cages.