FRV Clupea 4/72

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier4/72
Cruise period1972-05-11 — 1972-06-09
Port of departureBuckie, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To carry out instrumented gear trials on two single boat pelagic trawls and compare their engineering performance.
2. To evaluate the performance of a new spreadometer.
Chief scientistD N MacLennan (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 4/72 cruise report cl4_72.pdf (0.13 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
SpecificMoray Firth and Raasay Sound
Biology and fisheries 
Gear researchDescription: Instrumented gear trials of two pelagic trawls to compare engineering performance.