Cruise summary report
|Cruise period||1986-11-17 — 1986-11-21|
|Port of departure||Gairloch, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Gairloch, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To capture surviving fish from holding cages in Gairloch for examination of the regenerated scales in an attempt to assess the proportion of total damage and describe their recovery following escape from the meshes of net.
2. To remove all the holding cages from the seabed and return them to Aberdeen for servicing.
|Project||Fish Damage Experiments at Gairloch|
|Cruise report||(0.05 MB)|
|General||Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Demersal fish||Quantity: number of observations = 4|
Description: A number of cages were examined during the cruise. 2 sites within the loch and 2 sites in the mouth of the loch. The 4 cages were removed at the end of the cruise.