FRV Mara 6A/61
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Mara (74MR)|
|Cruise period||1961-05-16 — 1961-05-25|
|Port of departure||Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Buckie, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||Hydro-plankton sampling and grabbing in the Thurso area
The ship put into Stromness on the 20/05/1961, dredging was resumed on the 22/05/1961. The ship entered Scrabster later that evening, was was delayed until the 25/05/1961.
|Chief scientist||Alasdair D McIntyre (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.10 MB)|
|Specific||Thurso, Scapa Flow,|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Zooplankton||Quantity: number of surveys = 1|
Description: A programme oh hydro-plankton sampling in the Thurso area.
|Molluscs||Description: Dredging also took place in Scapa Flow. No. of hauls not recorded.|
|Molluscs||Description: Clam grounds in the Flow were sampled. No. of hauls not recorded.|