RV Lough Foyle LF/42/99
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Lough Foyle (74LG)|
|Cruise period||1999-10-18 — 1999-10-20|
|Port of departure||Belfast, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Belfast, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To carry out an acoustic survey of Douglas Bank and North of the Isle of man for herring.
2. To estimate the abundance and distribution of larval herring (at yolk-sac stage) north of the Isle of Man.
|Chief scientist||Mark Dickey-Collas (Department of Agriculture and Rural Development for Northern Ireland)|
|Project||Douglas Bank Herring Survey|
|Cruise report||(0.12 MB)|
|General||Irish Sea and St. George's Channel|
|Specific||Douglas Bank and north of Isle of Man|
|Track charts||(0.01 MB)|
|Geology and geophysics|
|Multi-beam echosounding||Quantity: number of surveys = 1|
Description: An acoustic survey of the North of the Isle of Man took place, but no hauls were made.