RV Lough Foyle LF/24/94

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Lough Foyle (74LG)
Cruise identifierLF/24/94
Cruise period1994-09-26 — 1994-10-06
Port of departureBelfast, United Kingdom
Port of returnBelfast, United Kingdom
ObjectivesYoung fish survey
1. To collect data for the ongoing time series of ground fish surveys carried out by the Departmentof Agriculture in the Northern Irish Sea.
2. To collect otolith samples for whiting, cod, haddock and hake ageing.
3. To collect stomachs for multispecies work on Irish Sea fish.
4. To collect cephalopods for projects at University College Cork.
Chief scientistMark Dickey-Collas (Department of Agriculture for Northern Ireland)
Cruise reportRV Lough Foyle LF/24/94 cruise report lf24_94.pdf (0.18 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
SpecificIrish Sea and North Channel
Track chartsRV Lough Foyle LF/24/94 cruise track — lf24_94track.pdf (0.01 MB) 
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 42