FRV Goldseeker 1/86

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Goldseeker (74GO)
Cruise identifier1/86
Cruise period1986-01-03 — 1986-01-15
Port of departureLeith, United Kingdom
Port of returnPeterhead, United Kingdom
Objectives1) To carry out an echosounder and fishing survey for sprat in the inner reaches of the Firth of Forth and the Moray Firth.

2) To collect live whiting from the Moray Firth
Chief scientistJ R Hutcheon (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Goldseeker 1/86 cruise report goldseeker1and2_86.pdf (0.17 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificMoray Firth and Firth of Forth
Track chartsFRV Goldseeker 1/86 cruise track — goldseeker1and2_86track.pdf (0.03 MB) 
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishDescription: Whiting