Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||Balaena (74G4)|
|Cruise period||1988-11-03 — 1988-11-05|
|Port of departure||Queenborough, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Queenborough, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||To continue investigations begun on BALAENA CHARTER 1/88 into the population structure, distribution and movements of 0 group/juvenile bass in the Medway estuary, and their daily mortality rate on the cooling-water intake screens at Kingsnorth power station.|
|Chief scientist||Derek Roy Eaton (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.05 MB)|
|Specific||R Medway, Kent|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Demersal fish||Quantity: activity duration in days = 2|
Description: In the warm-water outfall channel from Kingsnorth power station fishing took place.
|Demersal fish||Quantity: number of surveys = 1|
Description: In the River Medwat between Grain and Chatham was trawled.