FRV Goldseeker 7/84

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Goldseeker (74GO)
Cruise identifier7/84
Cruise period1984-07-19 — 1984-08-03
Port of departureCorpach, United Kingdom
Port of returnStornoway, United Kingdom
Objectives1) To measure the drag and headline height of gill nets set in a tideway.

2) To make video films of various types of gill net.

3) To Take underwater photographs of codends to obtain detailed information on netting shape.
Chief scientistPeter A M Stewart (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Goldseeker 7/84 cruise report goldseeker7_84.pdf (0.03 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
SpecificMinch (Gairloch)
Biology and fisheries 
Gear researchDescription: drag and headline height