FRV Goldseeker 9/89 (1)

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Goldseeker (74GO)
Cruise identifier9/89 (1)
Cruise period1989-07-24 — 1989-07-28
Port of departureKyle of Lochalsh, United Kingdom
Objectives1) To collect fish stomach samples from hourly tows to study the diurnal migrations of fish in an inshore (10 metres) and offshore (30 metres) site.

2) To supply as many live cod as possible to colleagues staying ashore who will attempt to corralate biochemical parameters with growth.
Chief scientistD J Basford (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Goldseeker 9/89 (1) cruise report goldseeker9_89.pdf (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
SpecificLoch Gairloch
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishDescription: Cod samples