1. To carry out the annual May trawl survey for pre-recruit bass in the Solent area.
2. To determine the relative abundance and distribution of juvenile bass and other species in the Solent and associated harbours.
Matthew Parker Humphreys (Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science Lowestoft Laboratory)
English Channel North Sea
The Solent, Southampton Water, Chichester and Langstone Harbours
Biology and fisheries
Quantity: number of hauls = 45 Description: Annual May trawl survey for pre-recruit bass.
Quantity: number of specimens = 32 Description: Bass tagged and released.