Cruise summary report
|Ship name||Laura Bruce|
|Cruise period||1979-08-20 — 1979-08-25|
|Objectives||1. Assessment of stock abundance of native oysters in Loch Ryan.
2. Assessment of recent spat-falls.
3. Trials with relying clean shell cultch to try to determine whether settlement surfaces are a limiting factor in certain parts of the loch.
|Chief scientist||James Mason (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.15 MB)|
|General||Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Eggs and larvae||Quantity: number of hauls = 155|
Description: Spat survey.
|Molluscs||Quantity: number of hauls = 155|
Description: Oyster stock survey.