FRV Clupea 0580C
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Clupea (74CU)|
|Cruise period||1980-06-03 — 1980-06-25|
|Port of departure||Buckie, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Buckie, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To tag sandeels (Ammodytes marisus) in areas around Shetland important to the commercial fishery.
2. To make observations of sea birds (Dr B Blake, NCC).
|Chief scientist||Kevin Warburton (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.34 MB)|
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
|Biology and fisheries|
|Taggings||Quantity: number of hauls = 27|
Description: 5064 sandeels tagged during the course of the cruise. Of these, 2396 were released to the north-east of Mousa Island, 1716 in Mousa Sound, 856 at Helliness Holm, and 96 at Hoswick.