FRV Goldseeker 7/70

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Goldseeker (74GO)
Cruise identifier7/70
Cruise period1970-10-08 — 1970-10-29
Port of departureGairlochy, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo carry out trawling around Inner Sound, Sound of Raasay and Cuillin Sound, and scallop dredging.
Chief scientistF Godfrey Howard (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Goldseeker 7/70 cruise report goldseeker07_70.pdf (0.12 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
SpecificCuillin Sound, Sound of Raasay, Inner Sound
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Description: T only.
Biology and fisheries 
ZooplanktonDescription: plankton sampling
MolluscsQuantity: number of hauls = 17
Description: 15 minute hauls using Scallop dredge.
CrustaceansQuantity: number of hauls = 12
Description: half hour hauls.