Prince Madog 46/87
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||Prince Madog (74PD)|
|Cruise period||1987-09-14 — 1987-09-18|
|Port of departure||Menai Bridge, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Menai Bridge, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To collect fish samples from Liverpool and Morecambe Bays, for EQS submissions to EC and Oslo/Paris Commissions.
2. To collect samples of fish at sites south and east of the Isle of Man, as a continuation of the study on spatial variation in contaminant concentrations.
|Chief scientist||Andrew Franklin (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Burnham Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.06 MB)|
|General||Irish Sea and St. George's Channel|
|Specific||North-eastern Irish Sea|
|Track charts||(0.02 MB)|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Demersal fish||Description: Samples of cod, whiting, and spur-dog were obtained using rod and line. No. of samples not noted.|
|Demersal fish||Description: Samples of cod, whiting, plaice, dab and sole were obtained for EQS. No. of samples not noted.|