FV Serenity 1400H
Cruise summary report
|Ship name||FV Serenity|
|Cruise period||2001-03-07 — 2001-03-28|
|Port of departure||Fraserburgh, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Fraserburgh, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To determine the effect of the position of a 90mm square mesh panel on the selectivity of a 100mm diamond mesh cod-end, constructed from 5mm diameter double twine, attached to a commercial whitefish trawl.
2. To measure the selectivity of the same cod-end with no square mesh panel.
3. To measure the selectiviy of a 100mm diamond mesh cod-end constructed from 4mm diameter double twine with a 90mm square mesh panel.
4. To measure the selectivity of a 110mm diamond mesh cod-end constructed from 4mm diameter double twine with a 100mm square mesh panel.
5. To measure the selectivity of a 100mm diamond mesh cod-end, constructed from 5mm diameter twine, with the lifting bag remoed.
|Chief scientist||Robert J Kynoch (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.11 MB)|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Demersal fish||Description: Fish selectivity hauls to compare 5 different set-ups.|