MFV Heather Sprig 0699H

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)MFV Heather Sprig (74KY)
Cruise identifier0699H
Cruise period1999-09-30 — 1999-10-14
Port of departurePeterhead, United Kingdom
Port of returnPeterhead, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo obtain catch comparison and engineering performance data from two pairs of Nephrops twin trawls fished on the Fladen grounds.
Chief scientistG I Sangster (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportMFV Heather Sprig 0699H cruise report heather_sprig_0699h.pdf (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificFladen Grounds
Biology and fisheries 
Gear researchQuantity: number of hauls = 20
Description: Hauls of four hours duration for catch comparison and engineering performance purposes of an 80mm and 100mm twin rigs.