FV Angelle Marie 2/03

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FV Angelle Marie (74ID)
Cruise identifier2/03
Cruise period2003-09-11 — 2003-09-17
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To carry out the annual September 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.
3. To repeat selected tows at different speeds to compare the effects on size composition of the catch.
Chief scientistMary Jane Brown (Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science Lowestoft Laboratory)
Cruise programmeFV Angelle Marie 2/03 cruise programme angelle_marie2_03.pdf  (0.06 MB) 
Cruise reportFV Angelle Marie 2/03 cruise report angelle_marie2_03.pdf (0.20 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
SpecificThe Solent, Southampton Water, Chichester and Langstone Harbours
Track chartsFV Angelle Marie 2/03 cruise track — angelle_marie2_03trk.pdf (0.11 MB) 
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishDescription: Just off of Whale Island and in Warsash Marina tows were fished. No. of hauls not noted.