FV Angelle Marie 2/87

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FV Angelle Marie (74ID)
Cruise identifier2/87
Cruise period1987-09-06 — 1987-09-11
Port of departurePortsmouth Harbour, United Kingdom
Port of returnPortsmouth Harbour, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To carry out routine survey of pre-recruit bass using a high-headline trawl
2. To tag adolescent/adult bass (36cm+)
3. To carry out biological sampling of bass catches in Solent area.
4. To retain samples of adolescent bass (<36 cm) for gonad development studies.
Chief scientistGraham D Pickett (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportFV Angelle Marie 2/87 cruise report angelle_marie2_87.pdf (0.04 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
SpecificSolent/Southampton Waters
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fish
TaggingsQuantity: number of specimens = 52
Description: Bass tagged and released.