FRV Alba Na Mara 0208A Part 2
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Alba Na Mara (74NM)|
|Cruise identifier||0208A Part 2|
|Cruise period||2008-05-03 — 2008-05-15|
|Port of departure||Mallaig, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Fraserburgh, United Kingdom|
1. To carry out a survey of scallop stocks on the West of Scotland.
2. To collect information on by catches of commercial fish and shellfish species.
3. To collect biological data on scallop growth rates.
Alba na Mara sailed from Mallaig next morning and proceeded with the survey until the afternoon of 13 May, when the vessel made for Fraserburgh. Three tows to the south of Mull were not completed due to time constraints. The vessel arrived in Fraserburgh at 1330 on 15 May when scientific staff returned to the laboratory with all equipment and samples.
|Chief scientist||Sharon Davis (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise programme||(0.10 MB)|
|Cruise report||(0.64 MB)|
|General||Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland|
|Specific||North and South Minches|
|Track charts||(0.59 MB)|