RV Lough Foyle LF/14/89

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Lough Foyle (74LG)
Cruise identifierLF/14/89
Cruise period1989-05-21 — 1989-05-26
Port of departureBelfast, United Kingdom
Port of returnBelfast, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To establish the distribution of hake in the north Channel and Northern Irish Sea in May.
2. To examine maturity stage and feeding behaviour of hake in North Channel.
3. To investigate distribution and abundance of the ghost shrimp Pasiphaea sivado.
Chief scientistDavid J Agnew (Department of Agriculture for Northern Ireland)
Cruise reportRV Lough Foyle LF/14/89 cruise report lf14_89.pdf (0.04 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
SpecificNorth Channel, northern Irish Sea
Track chartsRV Lough Foyle LF/14/89 cruise track — lf14_89track.pdf (0.02 MB) 
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 10
Description: 3 hour tows