FRV Clupea 1481C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier1481C
Cruise period1981-10-13 — 1981-10-23
Port of departureBuckie, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To compare the selectivity of 25mm and 35mm shrimp trawls.
2. To determine the quantity and composition of the shrimp catch and by-catch of the two nets, and the proportion discarded.
3. To observe the behaviour and density of shrimp populations using underwater TV and photography.
Chief scientistF Godfrey Howard (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 1481C cruise report cl14_81.pdf (0.09 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificN.E. Scotland
Track chartsFRV Clupea 1481C cruise track — cl14_81track.pdf (0.03 MB) 
Biology and fisheries 
CrustaceansQuantity: number of hauls = 10
Description: Nephrops
Geology and geophysics 
Bottom photography