FRV Clupea 0881C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier0881C
Cruise period1981-06-08 — 1981-06-30
Port of departureBuckie, United Kingdom
Port of returnBuckie, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To tag sandeels (Ammodytes marinus) in areas around Shetland, especially those important to the commercial fishery.
2. To study the fishing performance of sandeel nets (D. Galbraith).
Chief scientistKevin Warburton (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 0881C cruise report cl8_81.pdf (0.15 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificMousa/Fair Isle
Track chartsFRV Clupea 0881C cruise track — cl8_81track.pdf (0.05 MB) 
Biology and fisheries 
TaggingsQuantity: number of hauls = 55
Description: made for sandeels for tagging experiment. The sandeels were marked with internal steel tags.