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Cruise inventory

FRV Clupea 7/65

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier7/65
Cruise period1965-08-02 — 1965-08-21
Port of departureUnknown, United Kingdom
Port of returnUnknown, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To carry out a 0+1 group herring trawling survey of the Moray Firth.
2. To estimate the effects of large-meshed outer covers on the mesh selectivity of the cod-end of a wing trawl.
3. To collect ripe herring for J H S Blaxter of Aberdeen University.
Chief scientistTom Bruce (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 7/65 cruise report cl7_65.pdf — access key 'C' (0.05 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificMoray Firth.
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 10
Description: Drift-nets shot for herring off Clythness