FRV Clupea 0386C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier0386C
Cruise period1986-02-26 — 1986-03-06
Port of departureBuckie, United Kingdom
Port of returnStornoway, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To lift, service and deploy the Loch Ewe mooring systems used in the bag experiment.
2. To test, modify and evaluate two new pieces of plankton/fish larvae sampling equipment
a) large pump system
b) multidepth sampling system.
3. To collect radio caesium samples.
Chief scientistPhil MacLachlan (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 0386C cruise report cl3_86.pdf (0.04 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
SpecificLoch Ewe
Chemical oceanography 
RadioactivityDescription: Radio-caesium samples.