Cam Searcher

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship nameCam Searcher
Cruise period1985-11-20 — 1985-11-23
Port of departureGrimsby, United Kingdom
Port of returnGrimsby, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To do herring larvae survey of approximately 40 stations in the vicinity of the two 'Argos' satellite tracked buoys released on CIROLANA cruise 8/85.
2. To locate and service the southernmost buoy or to remove it if deemed necessary.
Chief scientistJohn H Nichols (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportCam Searcher  cruise report cam_searcher_nov85.pdf (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificWest Central North Sea
Track chartsCam Searcher  cruise track — cam_searcher_nov85track.pdf (0.01 MB) 
Biology and fisheries 
Eggs and larvaeDescription: A number of samples were collected throughout the cruise with the amount of Herring Larvae being suveryed. No. of samples not noted.