Cruise inventory

FRV Clupea 6/72

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier6/72
Cruise period1972-07-10 — 1972-07-21
StatusCompleted
Port of departureBuckie, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To carry out purse seining trials.
2. To tag herring in the area to the west of Shetland.
Chief scientistAlan Saville (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 6/72 cruise report cl6_72.pdf — access key 'C' (0.08 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificShetland area and west of Orkney
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
ZooplanktonQuantity: 10
Description: high speed sampler
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 7
Description: purse seine fishing
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 7
Description: purse seine fishing