Zenith 1102H Part I

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Zenith (74ZN)
Cruise identifier1102H Part I
Cruise period2002-10-14 — 2002-10-21
Port of departureFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Port of returnFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To compare the Nephrops catches of 80 mm square mesh and 100 mm diamond cod-ends and small mesh, by using the twin trawl method.
2. To obtain selectivity data from each cod-end for Nephrops and, if possible, round fish.
3. To film sequences of working operations during trip.
Chief scientistDavid J Bova (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportZenith 1102H Part I cruise report zenith_1102hpart1.pdf (0.05 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificFladen ground
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fish
Gear researchDescription: Comparing the Nephrops catches of 80mm square mesh and 100mm diamond mesh cod-ends.