FRV Clupea 3/66
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Clupea (74CU)|
|Cruise period||1966-04-04 — 1966-04-15|
|Port of departure||Buckie, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Buckie, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To carry out a routine trawl survey of 0 + 1 group herring in the Moray Firth.
2. To tag herring from ring net boats working in the upper reaches of the Firth.
|Chief scientist||Robert A Watt (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.05 MB)|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Pelagic fish||Quantity: sample baskets = 65|
Description: 5 baskets of herring obtained from a ringer in the Inverness Firth. 60 baskets of herring caught off Burghead.
|Pelagic fish||Quantity: sample baskets = 5|
Description: Baskets of herring from the ring net boat caught for tagging
|Taggings||Quantity: number of specimens = 580|
Description: 231 fish tagged just off the mouth of the Caledonian Canal, 349 caught in the Cromarty Firth were released at Invergordon pier