FRV Goldseeker 12/81

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Goldseeker (74GO)
Cruise identifier12/81
Cruise period1981-10-12 — 1981-10-31
Port of departureCorpach, United Kingdom
Port of returnBuckie, United Kingdom
Objectives1) To obtain scallops for a) Dredging mortality experiments
b) Tagging experiments
c) Enzyme studies
d) Age composition studies

2) To obtain plankton samples to be examined for pectinid larvae

3) To haul spat collectors placed in Loch Creran
Chief scientistTrevor R W Howell (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Goldseeker 12/81 cruise report goldseeker12_81.pdf (0.04 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
SpecificW. Coast Scotland
Biology and fisheries 
PhytoplanktonDescription: Plankton sample
MolluscsDescription: Scallops surveying
Geology and geophysics