FRV Clupea 1599C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier1599C
Cruise period1999-09-09 — 1999-09-30
Port of departureFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Port of returnFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To carry out a survey of scallop stocks in the North Sea.
2. To collect information on by-catches of other commercial fish and shellfish species.
3. To collect biological data on scallop growth rates and component tissue weights.
4. To collect samples for pollution analysis.
Chief scientistTrevor R W Howell (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 1599C cruise report 1599c.pdf (1.24 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificMoray Firth
Track chartsFRV Clupea 1599C cruise track — 1599ctrack.pdf (0.27 MB) 
Biology and fisheries 
MolluscsQuantity: number of hauls = 116
Description: Length measurements, age, catch rates, tissue weights, by catch