Zenith 1102H Part II

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Zenith (74ZN)
Cruise identifier1102H Part II
Cruise period2003-01-13 — 2003-01-22
Port of departureFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Port of returnFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To compare Nephrops catches taken in square mesh test cod-ends with those taken in a small mesh control cod-end using twin trawl methodology.
2. To derive selectivity data for Nephrops and round fish for each mesh size of cod-end.
3. To film sequences of woking operations during cruise.
Chief scientistDavid J Bova (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportZenith 1102H Part II cruise report zenith_1102hpart2.pdf (0.05 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificFladen ground
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fish
Gear researchQuantity: number of hauls = 12
Description: Comparison of Nephrops catches taken in square mesh cod-ends to those taken in small mesh cod-ends.