FRV Goldseeker 4/80

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Goldseeker (74GO)
Cruise identifier4/80
Cruise period1980-03-26 — 1980-03-29
Port of departureTroon, United Kingdom
Port of returnTroon, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo obtain herring gonads for the Loch Ewe controlled ecosystem experiments.
Chief scientistD D Seaton (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Goldseeker 4/80 cruise report goldseeker04_80.pdf (0.05 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
SpecificN.W. Scottish Coast
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishDescription: Fishing for herring in order to obtain mature gonads.