1. To map the distribution of haddock Melanogrammus aeglefinus at various depths on and adjacent to the rockall Plateau.
2. Collect haddock length frequency, length/weight, age, sex and maturity data.
3. To sample within the newly agreed closed area.
4. To record temperature at depth using a minilog sampler.
Kevin J Peach (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Rockall bank (Alantic ocean)
Other physical oceanographic measurements
Quantity: 46 Description: Temperature profiles from surface to seabed
Biology and fisheries
Quantity: number of hauls = 46 Description: 2 Hour bottom trawls: 1. 21449 Haddock measured, 2. 1150 Haddock sex, maturity, age & 3. 880 weight/length