FRV Goldseeker 8/69

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Goldseeker (74GO)
Cruise identifier8/69
Cruise period1969-08-28 — 1969-09-17
Port of departureKyle of Lochalsh, United Kingdom
Port of returnBuckie, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo fish with creels and scallop dredges on grounds around Skye and adjacent mainland areas.
Chief scientistJohn Drinkwater (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Goldseeker 8/69 cruise report goldseeker08_69.pdf (0.07 MB) 
Biology and fisheries 
MolluscsDescription: Scallop dredging using a 4ft scallop dredge.
CrustaceansQuantity: number of deployments = 528
Description: Creels for lobster and crab population studies.