Cruise summary report
|Cruise Info.|| |
|Ship name (ship code)||Ocean Bounty (74OF)|
|Cruise period||2001-06-29 — 2001-07-13|
|Port of departure||Peterhead, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Peterhead, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To assess the effect on fish escapes of creating high visible contrast between square mesh panel and cod-end, using the RCTV and cameras mounted on the net to make observations.
2. To measure the selectivities of high and low contrast panel/cod-end combinations.
3. To use light intensity depth profiles made before and after each haul to infer light levels during the tow.
4. To compare the performance of a photomultiplier and photodiode light intensity recorder against the Lab's own photomultiplier.
|Chief scientist||Emma Jones (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report|| (0.09 MB) |
|Ocean/sea areas|| |
|Specific||east of the Orkney Islands|