Cruise summary report
|Ship name||FV Alvic|
|Cruise period||1984-04-02 — 1984-04-05|
|Port of departure||Whitstable, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||West Mersea, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||Joint cruise with FV Louandric.
This is the first of the 1984 ICES Sole Egg Surveys where commercial boats will be chartered to sample in less than 10 metre chart depth, to compliment the other 10m stations being carried out by RV CLIONE.
|Chief scientist||I L Davies (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Project||ICES Sole Egg Survey|
|Cruise report||(0.03 MB)|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Eggs and larvae||Quantity: number of surveys = 1|
Description: A High Speed Tow Net was deployed to collect sole eggs. Yet no eggs were found in the samples.