FRV Goldseeker 4/73

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Goldseeker (74GO)
Cruise identifier4/73
Cruise period1973-04-30 — 1973-05-24
Port of departureBuckie, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To test the relative efficiencies of various gears in catching queens.
2. To collect molluscs and crustaceans for trace metal analysis.
3. To take daily surface temperature readings.
Chief scientistF Godfrey Howard (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Goldseeker 4/73 cruise report goldseeker04_73.pdf (0.12 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Biology and fisheries 
MolluscsQuantity: number of hauls = 144