Cruise inventory

Bogey I

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship nameBogey I
Cruise period1986-09-29 — 1986-10-17
Port of departureBrixham, United Kingdom
Port of returnPadstow, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To carry out a trawl survey for sole by repeating the grid of station positions established in a similar survey in 1985.
2. To collect length distributions and otolith samples of sole, 'monk', and plaice.
3. To collect samples of Bryzoa and Hydrozoa from all hauls on which they occur for later examination by the shellfish group for scallop spat.
4. To collect samples of ungutted fish for A.Franklin (Burnham-on-Crouch).
5. To carry out a similar survey grid of trawl hauls in the Bristol Channel and repeat aims 2 and 3.
Chief scientistMartin R Vince (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportBogey I  cruise report brixham_sep86.pdf — access key 'C' (0.13 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralBristol Channel
Track chartsBogey I  cruise track — brixham_sep86track.pdf (0.02 MB) 
Biology and fisheries 
SestonDescription: Samples of Bryzoa and Hydrozoa were collected from many of the hauls. No. of samples not noted.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 50
Description: In the Bristol Channel a survey was carried using sub-rectangles. The tows were all half an hour in length. The number of sole caught was recorded.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of samples = 1
Description: A sample of ungutted plaice was collected from VIIe were deep frozen for A Franklin.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 60
Description: A number of half hours tows were made in darkness. The number of sole caught was noted.
Demersal fishDescription: All the sole, monk, plaice, lemon sole, megrim, John Dory, red mullet, hake, whiting, cod and haddock were measured. No. of specimens not noted.
MolluscsQuantity: number of hauls = 24
Description: A number of hauls were made during the first survey yielded a number of scallops.