FRV Clupea 0683C_1

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier0683C_1
Cruise period1983-06-02 — 1983-06-17
Port of departureBuckie, United Kingdom
Port of returnBuckie, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To investigate the performance of a trawl constructed from netting of maximum contrast designed to lead fish more quickly over the groundline.
2. To assess the mesh blocking effort of various small mesh codend covers.
3. To obtain videotape records of the mesh blocking caused by various standard codend attachments.
Chief scientistPeter A M Stewart (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 0683C_1 cruise report cl6_83part1.pdf (0.04 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificOrkney waters
Geology and geophysics 
Bottom photographyQuantity: number of hauls = 14
Description: trawl hauls made with the Remote Controlled TV vehicle.