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Cruise inventory

FRV Goldseeker 5/68

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Goldseeker (74GO)
Cruise identifier5/68
Cruise period1968-05-31 — 1968-06-13
Port of departureLeith, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To tag and release lobsters.
2. To carry out water sampling for the Marine Laboratory, Aberdeen.
3. To carry out water plankton sampling for the Dove Laboratory, Cullercoats.
4. Trawling trials.
Chief scientistAlan A Dunthorn (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Goldseeker 5/68 cruise report goldseeker05_68.pdf — access key 'C' (0.10 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Physical oceanography 
Transparency (eg transmissometer)Quantity: number of samples = 22
Biology and fisheries 
PhytoplanktonQuantity: number of stations = 4
ZooplanktonQuantity: number of stations = 4
TaggingsQuantity: number of specimens = 1000
Description: Lobsters tagged and released