FRV Mara 2/79
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Mara (74MR)|
|Cruise period||1979-04-03 — 1979-04-20|
|Port of departure||Buckie, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Buckie, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To observe a new 200hp semi pelagic trawl using underwater TV with divers.
2. To study the engineering performance of the new trawl.
3. To compare the visual and instrumented results obtained with the results of tests on a 1/10th scale version of the trawl.
|Chief scientist||Jack H B Robertson (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.08 MB)|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Gear research||Description: to study and observe a variety of aspects of a new semi-pelagic trawl.|