FRV Clupea 1398C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier1398C
Cruise period1998-07-30 — 1998-08-10
Port of departureLerwick, United Kingdom
Port of returnFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To determine the distribution and relative abundance of sandeels (Ammodytes marinus) on inshore fishing grounds around the Shetland Isles.
2. To obtain quantities of sandeels for the Fish Behaviour Section of the Laboratory.
Chief scientistCraig G Davis (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 1398C cruise report cl13_98.pdf (0.11 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificShetland Isles
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 47
Description: sandeel distribution and abundance.