Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||Carina (74UB)|
|Cruise period||2003-10-01 — 2003-10-20|
|Port of departure||Macduff, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Macduff, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To compare water flow measurements within a standard cod-end cover and modified cod-end, using self-recording flow meters.
2. To measure the selectivity of a 120 mm and 130 mm diamond mesh cod-end, using the hooped cod-end cover method.
3. To determine the effect of twine resistance on the selectivity of a 120 mm diamond mesh cod-end.
|Chief scientist||Robert J Kynoch (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.07 MB)|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Gear research||Description: Selectivity trials took place 16 miles east of Aberdeen. No. of trials not noted.|
|Gear research||Description: In Moray Firth flow meter trials took place, to measure relative water speeds. No. of trails not noted.|