FRV Clupea 1103C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier1103C
Cruise period2003-07-02 — 2003-07-21
Port of departureFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Port of returnFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To carry out a survey of scallop stocks in the North Sea.
2. To collect information on by-catches of other commercial fish and shellfish species.
3. To collect biological data on scallop component tissue weights.
4. To collect ASP/PSP samples for analysis.
Chief scientistTrevor R W Howell (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 1103C cruise report 1103c.pdf (0.10 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificEast of Fraserburgh, Moray Firth and north east of Tarbat Ness
Track chartsFRV Clupea 1103C cruise track — 1103ctrack.pdf (0.02 MB) 
Biology and fisheries 
MolluscsQuantity: number of specimens = 7965
Description: Scallops caught in 133 dredge hauls