Vessel/Source name: Judy B
Voyage/Survey Identifier: JB 5/78
Voyage/Survey start date: 29 Mar 1978
Voyage/Survey end date: 16 Apr 1978
Voyage/Survey region: Eastern Gulf of Carpentaria
Voyage/Survey description: Judy B voyage JB 05/1978 in Eastern Gulf of Carpentaria.
PURPOSE : Routine monthly sampling of adult prawns and other animals for distribution , abundance and genetic studies.
Additional Research: The Larval Ecology section was attempting to spawn gravid females and rear young to obtain larval stages of many species of penaeid prawns.
PERSONNEL : Ted Wassenberg Adult Ecology Group, Peter Rothlisberg, Chris Jackson - Larval Ecology Section.
Cruise TP.05/78 was the eighth in our current series. Cyclone Ha1 did not interfere with the cruise , and 99% of the proposed stations (208/210) were sampled.
Voyage/Survey leader(s): T. Wassenberg (CSIRO)
Voyage/Survey documentation: Unpublished Cruise Summary.
MarLIN records (dataset descriptions) currently available for this voyage/survey: