FRV Clupea 2/71
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Clupea (74CU)|
|Cruise period||1971-02-22 — 1971-04-16|
|Port of departure||Greenock, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Campbeltown, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To carry out a herring egg survey on Ballantrae Bank.
2. To survey the Ballantrae Bank for herring larvae to assess larval production.
3. To carry out an intensive larval survey for herring larvae off the south coast of Arran to determine the importance of herring spawning in this area.
|Chief scientist||Ian G Baxter (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.11 MB)|
|General||Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland|
|Water bottle stations||Quantity: number of stations = 7|
Description: 2 top & bottom only
|Nitrate||Quantity: number of stations = 7|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Eggs and larvae||Quantity: number of hauls = 471|
|Geology and geophysics|
|Dredge||Quantity: number of deployments = 100|