FRV Clupea 0180C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier0180C
Cruise period1980-02-11 — 1980-02-27
Port of returnStornoway, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To lift and relay moorings for the 1980 bag experiment.
2. To set up rafts and deploy bags and hardware.
3. To search for spring spawning herring in the Loch Ewe area.
4. To recover machinery from the field station at Little Loch Broom.
Chief scientistJohn Dunn (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 0180C cruise report cl1_80.pdf (0.12 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
SpecificLoch Ewe/ Loch Broom
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of specimens = 24
Description: Herring frozen for later analysis.