Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||Ocean Bounty (74OF)|
|Cruise period||1989-10-13 — 1989-10-21|
|Port of departure||Berwick-upon-Tweed, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Berwick-upon-Tweed, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||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.
|Chief scientist||James A M Kinnear (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.05 MB)|
|General||Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Crustaceans||Description: Commercial fishing grounds for edible crab were surveyed.|
|Other biological/fisheries measurement||Description: Survey of artificial reef.|