FRV Clupea 3/61
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Clupea (74CU)|
|Cruise period||1961-02-27 — 1961-03-12|
|Objectives||To study the production and subsequent dispersal of herring larvae in the Clyde.
Trammel nets were shot on Ballentrae Bank to produce ripe gonads but were unccessful. Trawls obtained spawning fish.
|Chief scientist||Alan Saville (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.04 MB)|
|General||Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Eggs and larvae||Quantity: number of stations = 8|
Description: Hatching grid completed on Ballantrae Bank and over the Pladda spawning grounds