RV Lough Foyle LF/10/90
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Lough Foyle (74LG)|
|Cruise period||1990-06-18 — 1990-06-26|
|Port of departure||Belfast, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Belfast, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||Juvenile fish survey
1. To record the abundance of juvenile gadoids and other young fish at each of 29 existing sampling stations during daylight hours.
2. To identify 5 replacement sampling stations.
3. To obtain water and plankton samples for laboratory analysis, to confirm the presence and distribution of dinooflagellates known to cause PSP.
4. To obtain water samples for nutrient analysis.
|Chief scientist||William J McCurdy (Department of Agriculture for Northern Ireland)|
|Cruise report||(0.09 MB)|
|General||Irish Sea and St. George's Channel|
|Specific||Irish Sea and North Channel|
|Track charts||(0.02 MB)|
|Biology and fisheries|