FRV Explorer 1/67

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Explorer (74EX)
Cruise identifier1/67
Cruise period1967-01-09 — 1967-01-26
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
Objectives1) Experiments with detachable codends
2) Routine West coast survey
3) Cod tagging and examination for the presence of flesh nematods
4) Examination of Nephrops for gill parasites and endoparasites
5) Plankton sampling
Chief scientistZbigniew Kabata (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Explorer 1/67 cruise report explorer1_67.pdf (0.08 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Atlantic Ocean
SpecificSt Kilda, Clyde and the North Coast, Minches, West Orkneys
Biology and fisheries 
TaggingsQuantity: number of samples = 28
Description: Cod
Occasional standard measurementsQuantity: number of samples = 28
Description: Cod