FRV Clupea 2/64
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Clupea (74CU)|
|Cruise period||1964-02-15 — 1964-03-05|
|Port of departure||Buckie, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Cairnryan, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1) Hydrographic survey of the Ballantrae grid.
2) Live fish capture.
3) Underwater observations using sea bed cameras were used on all available occasions in the vicinity of the 2 trammel nets.
4) Larval survey using 1 m nets
|Chief scientist||C C Hemmings (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.07 MB)|
|General||Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland|
|Specific||Ballantrae Bank, Ayr|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Pelagic fish||Quantity: number of samples = 350|
Description: Blood samples from moribund fish taken
|Pelagic fish||Quantity: number of samples = 500|
Description: Herring and some round fish were landed