Cruise inventory

Vigilant 70

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship nameVigilant
Cruise identifier70
Cruise period1970-06-09 — 1970-06-11
StatusCompleted
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesPart of cruise FRS Clupea 6/70

Taggings 64 miles W * N of Muckle Flugga. Live fish were obtained by keep net from a catch made by MV 'Heritage' 60 miles W*N Ramna Stacks.
Chief scientistGeorge McPherson (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory), Martin Walsh (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificFishing Grounds off Flugga
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
TaggingsQuantity: number of specimens = 228
Description: 224 herring and 4 mackerel were tagged from the haul made by MV Heritage using Scottish combination tags
TaggingsQuantity: number of specimens = 236
Description: Herring tagged from 1 haul