RV Lough Foyle LF/02/88

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Lough Foyle (74LG)
Cruise identifierLF/02/88
Cruise period1988-11-07 — 1988-11-11
Port of departureBelfast, United Kingdom
Port of returnBelfast, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To carry out further trials of the rockhopper net.
2. To sample as many diverse stations of the proposed young gadoid survey as possible in the time available.
Chief scientistDavid J Agnew (Department of Agriculture for Northern Ireland), Richard P Briggs (Department of Agriculture for Northern Ireland)
Cruise reportRV Lough Foyle LF/02/88 cruise report lf2_88.pdf (0.26 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
SpecificIrish Sea, North Channel
Track chartsRV Lough Foyle LF/02/88 cruise track — lf2_88track.pdf (0.03 MB) 
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 13
Description: Young gadoid survey.
Gear researchDescription: Further trials of rockhopper net.