Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Aora (74AO)|
|Cruise period||1985-02-04 — 1985-02-08|
|Port of departure||Millport, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Millport, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To obtain trawl codend selectivity data on Nephrops and demersal fish using square and diamond mesh codends and small mesh covers.
2. To obtain information on catch composition of Nephrops in different parts of the Clyde.
|Chief scientist||Jack H B Robertson (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.03 MB)|
|General||Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland|
|Specific||South of the Island of Cumbrae|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Crustaceans||Quantity: number of hauls = 13|
Description: A number of valid hauls were made during the cruise, a number of Nephrops were caught.