FRV Clupea 0584C
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Clupea (74CU)|
|Cruise period||1984-04-24 — 1984-05-14|
|Port of departure||Buckie, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Buckie, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To investigate the influence of fishing square overhang on fishing performance, using both modified conventional and multi-level trawls.
2. To examine the difference in net drag between two level and three level trawls.
3. To carry out instrumented gear trials on the proposed CLUPEA survey gear Chalut 28.90/37.10 (BT 159).
|Chief scientist||R Derek Galbraith (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.04 MB)|
|Specific||Orkney Isles/ Moray Firth|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Pelagic fish||Quantity: number of hauls = 23|
|Geology and geophysics|
|Bottom photography||Quantity: activity duration in hours = 17|
Description: videotape recordings made using the RCTV.