MFV Alison Kay 3301H

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)MFV Alison Kay (74KI)
Cruise identifier3301H
Cruise period2002-02-20 — 2002-03-06
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To determine the effect of towing speed on the selectivity of a 110 mm diamond mesh cod-end fished with a 90 mm square mesh panel and without a lifting bag.
2. To undertake the same as objective 1 but use a 120 mm diamond mesh cod-end with no square mesh panel or lifting bag.
Chief scientistRobert J Kynoch (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportMFV Alison Kay 3301H cruise report alison_kay_3301h.pdf (0.05 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Specificeast of Shetland
Biology and fisheries 
Gear researchQuantity: number of hauls = 15
Description: valid selectivity hauls of a 110mm diamond mesh and 120mm diamond mesh