FRV Clupea 1288C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier1288C
Cruise period1988-12-05 — 1988-12-20
Port of departureBuckie, United Kingdom
Port of returnBuckie, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To observe and monitor the performance of plankton and larval fish samplers.
2. To observe and monitor the performance of the "LOCHNESS" sampler towed by a charter vessel.
3. To observe the sandeel trawl (BT 169) when towed midwater. Not attempted.
Chief scientistRobert Priestley (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 1288C cruise report cl12_88.pdf (0.04 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificOrkney/ Dornoch Firth
Biology and fisheries 
Gear researchDescription: Observe and monitor the performance of plankton, larval fish and "LOCHNESS" samplers.