Ocean Bounty (DAFS charter) -
1. To survey the artificial reef in Pease Bay, Torness.
2. To investigate the possibility of using the towed sledge and underwater TV to estimate edible crab (Cancer pagurus) densities.
James A M Kinnear (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
Biology and fisheries
Description: Commercial fishing grounds for edible crab were surveyed.