FRV Clupea 1304C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier1304C
Cruise period2004-09-03 — 2004-09-22
Port of departureFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Port of returnFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To externally tag recently settled juvenile cod (Gadus morhua) for investigations of their movements.
2. To internally tag adult cod with Data Storage Tags for investigations of movement and temperature experience.
3. To collect samples of 0-group cod, haddock and whiting for otolith studies and genetic analysis.
4. To take samples of gill, fins, kidney, heart, spleen from cod and haddock for subsequent disease screening.
Chief scientistFrancis C Neat (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise programmeFRV Clupea 1304C cruise programme 1304c.pdf  (0.02 MB) 
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 1304C cruise report 1304c.pdf (0.08 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Specificaround Shetland; east coast of Scotland
Track chartsFRV Clupea 1304C cruise track — cl13_04trk.pdf (0.07 MB) 
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 42
Description: 3m beam trawl and Jackson rockhopper trawl.
TaggingsDescription: Fish collected with 3m beam trawl and Jackson rockhopper trawl tagged and released.