FRV Clupea 0585C
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Clupea (74CU)|
|Cruise period||1985-04-24 — 1985-05-09|
|Port of return||Stornoway, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To carry out instrumented gear trials on the proposed "Clupea" survey gear Chalut 28.90/37.10 (BT159).
2. To measure net drag using rubber disc, rockhopper and bobbin footropes with the above trawl on both soft and firm bottom.
3. To test a new system of in-line warp load measurement where tension meters are shackled directly into specially prepared warps.
|Chief scientist||R Derek Galbraith (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.03 MB)|
|General||Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Demersal fish||Quantity: number of hauls = 20|