Cruise summary report
|Cruise period||1988-12-12 — 1988-12-15|
|Port of departure||Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To carry out instrumented trials on the LOCHNESS sampler.
2. To carry out trials of the use of single warp trawling gear.
3. In conjunction with FRV "Clupea" (cruise 12/88), to obtain underwater video of the LOCHNESS sampler.
|Chief scientist||Mike R Heath (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.07 MB)|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Gear research||Description: A number of single warp trawls were made during the cruise. Reasonable catches were made with the trawls. No. of hauls not noted.|
|Gear research||Quantity: number of hauls = 11|
Description: A number of LOCHNESS tows took place during the cruise. An underwater video was made to observe the equipment.