FRV Clupea 0582C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier0582C
Cruise period1982-06-01 — 1982-06-18
Port of departureBuckie, United Kingdom
Port of returnBuckie, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To tag sandeels (A. Marinus) in the Orkney-Shetland area.
2. To collect samples of bottom sediment for particle size analyses.
3. To collect live sandeels for target strength measurement studies.
Chief scientistJ A Gauld (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 0582C cruise report cl5_82.pdf (0.11 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificOrkney/ Shetland
Track chartsFRV Clupea 0582C cruise track — cl5_82track.pdf (0.03 MB) 
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 27
Description: Eighteen made with a Bobbin Trawl and 9 with a standard sandeel trawl.
TaggingsQuantity: number of specimens = 7079
Description: sandeels tagged with internal metal tags.