Cruise inventory

FRV Goldseeker 5/80

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Goldseeker (74GO)
Cruise identifier5/80
Cruise period1980-04-07 — 1980-04-23
StatusCompleted
Port of returnBuckie, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To investigate the use of underwater TV and still photography in scallop and queen population studies.
2. To study the nature of the bottom and the distribution of scallops and queens in Loch Creran.
Chief scientistJohn Drinkwater (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Goldseeker 5/80 cruise report goldseeker05_80.pdf — access key 'C' (0.05 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
SpecificLoch Creran
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
MolluscsDescription: Scallop and queen population studies.
Geology and geophysics 
Bottom photographyDescription: Underwater TV sledge used to study the nature of the bottom and the distribution of scallop and queens.