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2. Narrative

The vessels itinerary was as follows:

Departure Port of Spain 9 August.
Embarking participants off Suriname 11 August.
Completed work off northern Orinoco 22 August.
Call Port of Spain 23 August.
Five days were spent working off Suriname. The vessel steamed about 930 nm and 27 trawl stations were made. The work off Guiana also included 5 days with abt 700 nm steaming and 42 trawl stations and off the Venezuelan Orinoco delta 2.5 days with about 470 nm steaming and 18 trawl stations.

Figure 1 shows the course tracks and the fishing - and hydrographical stations worked in the area.


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