FRV Clupea 1602C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier1602C
Cruise period2002-10-09 — 2002-10-11
Port of departureFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Port of returnFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Objectives1) To collect samples of flounder by beam trawl at St. Andrews Bay and between Port Edgar and Longannet in the Firth of Forth for biomarker and fish disease investigations.
2) Where possible, to collect 150 fish (in total) from these sites for external disease assessment.
Chief scientistAlistair D McIntosh (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 1602C cruise report 1602c.pdf (0.87 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificFirth of Forth
Biology and fisheries 
Biochemical measurements (eg lipids, amino acids)Quantity: number of samples = 140
Description: Fish liver for biomarker determination