FRV Clupea 0683C_2
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Clupea (74CU)|
|Cruise period||1983-06-23 — 1983-07-08|
|Port of departure||Buckie, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Buckie, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To investigate novel codends designed to allow a higher rate of young fish escape.
2. To compare the drag of square and diamond mesh codends full of fish.
3. To measuring the engineering performance of and film the 2 commercial rockhopper trawls.
|Chief scientist||Jack H B Robertson (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.04 MB)|
|Specific||Orkney/ Buchan coast|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Gear research||Description: Assessment of the mesh blocking effect of various small mesh codend covers was made using video and still photography.|