Cruise inventory

FRV Goldseeker 7/75

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Goldseeker (74GO)
Cruise identifier7/75
Cruise period1975-07-23 — 1975-08-14
Port of departureInverness, United Kingdom
Port of returnTroon, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo undertake comparative fishing experiments with a standard 70 mm mesh Nephrops trawl and cod-end (A) and a 50 mm mesh Nephrops trawl and cod-end (B).
Chief scientistJames A Sinclair (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Goldseeker 7/75 cruise report goldseeker07_75.pdf — access key 'C' (0.09 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Description: temperature only.
Biology and fisheries 
Gear researchQuantity: number of hauls = 54
Description: Comparative fishing experiments between a 70mm Nephrops trawl and a 50mm Nephrops trawl.