FRV Clupea 1100C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier1100C
Cruise period2000-07-31 — 2000-08-12
Port of departureFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Port of returnFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To determine the distribution and relative abundance of sandeels (Ammodytes marinus) on inshore fishing grounds around the Shetland Isles and Fair Isle.
2. To obtain quantities of sandeel for use as fish food by the Aquarium services, FRS.
Chief scientistCraig G Davis (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 1100C cruise report 1100c.pdf (2.02 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificShetland Isles
Track chartsFRV Clupea 1100C cruise track — trk4486a.html FRV Clupea 1100C cruise track — trk4486b.html
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 56
Description: Distribution and abundance data. Age, length, frequency data. All for the purpose of stock assesment.