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Cruise inventory

FRV Clupea 1182C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier1182C
Cruise period1982-11-11 — 1982-11-25
Port of departureStornoway, United Kingdom
Port of returnTroon, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To survey the distribution and abundance of young herring and sprats in the Clyde with an echo-sounder and midwater trawl.
2. To investigate the biological composition of young herring and sprats in the Clyde.
3. To carry out an acoustic survey to estimate herring biomass in the Clyde.
4. To investigate the availability and abundance of suitably sized organisms in the Clyde for use as diet for ranched juvenile salmon.
Chief scientistMartin Walsh (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 1182C cruise report cl11_82.pdf — access key 'C' (0.11 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
Track chartsFRV Clupea 1182C cruise track — cl11_82track.pdf (0.03 MB) 
Biology and fisheries 
Eggs and larvaeQuantity: number of stations = 15
Description: herring survey
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 15
Description: herring survey