FRV Clupea 1404C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier1404C
Cruise period2004-09-28 — 2004-10-04
Port of departureFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Port of returnFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To investigate variation in sandeel population age structure at different locations on the Wee Bankie and Marr Bank from samples collected using the Sandeel dredge and Day Grab.
2. To determine spatial variation in seawater temperature/salinity and chlorophyll across the study area using a Seabird CTD sampler.
Chief scientistHelen M Fraser (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise programmeFRV Clupea 1404C cruise programme 1404c.pdf  (0.03 MB) 
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 1404C cruise report 1404c.pdf (0.08 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificWee Bankie; Marr Bank
Physical oceanography 
CTD stations
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fish
Geology and geophysics