Cruise inventory

FRV Mara 1/70

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Mara (74MR)
Cruise identifier1/70
Cruise period1970-02-16 — 1970-03-27
Port of departureBuckie, United Kingdom
Port of returnBuckie, United Kingdom
ObjectivesThe aim of this cruise was to determine whether the common commercial practice of using double cod-ends (i.e. a large mesh (100mm) Ulstron cod-end fitted outside a legal sized cod-end) with seine-nets affects the selectivity of the gear.
Chief scientistJames A Pope (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Mara 1/70 cruise report mara1_70.pdf — access key 'C' (0.04 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificMoray Firth
Biology and fisheries 
Gear researchQuantity: number of hauls = 52