1. To determine the catch composition and abundance of lobsters around the north-west and north coast of Scotland.
2. To investigate the crab stocks.
3. To undertake comparative creeling. Scottish creel v Parlour creel, for lobsters and crabs.
4. To take daily sea surface temperatures.
C Davidson (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
North Sea Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
N and NW Scottish coast
Surface measurements underway (T,S)
Description: daily surface temperatures
Biology and fisheries
Quantity: number of hauls = 782 Description: creels for crabs and lobsters