Leon 0803H

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship nameLeon
Cruise identifier0803H
Cruise period2003-08-11 — 2003-09-12
Port of departurePeterhead, United Kingdom
Port of returnPeterhead, United Kingdom
ObjectivesThis cruise was taken in conjunction with Veracious II (Fishing vessel).

This work programme forms part of the EU Project "Survival" (C741), which aims to investigate the mortality of fish escaping from trawl codends. The purpose of this part of the project (work-package 2) is to validate new sampling techniques. The field work for this work-package will take place in two phases: Phase I - Site Set-up and Advanced Diver Training; and Phase II - Field Experiment.
Chief scientistMichael Breen (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
SpecificCharleston, Gairloch