FRV Clupea 1183C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier1183C
Cruise period1983-10-06 — 1983-10-26
Port of departureBuckie, United Kingdom
Port of returnBuckie, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To examine the influence on fishing performance of fishing square extensions in both large and small mesh.
2. To further investigate the selection of fish by size/species using internal angled netting panels.
3. To continue maximum contrast net studies.
Chief scientistR Derek Galbraith (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 1183C cruise report cl11_83.pdf (0.03 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificOrkney Isles
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 31
Geology and geophysics 
Bottom photographyQuantity: activity duration in hours = 10
Description: underwater videotape