Cruise inventory

RV Ernest Holt 6/67

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Ernest Holt (74EH)
Cruise identifier6/67
Cruise period1967-06-30 — 1967-07-27
StatusCompleted
Port of departureGrimsby, United Kingdom
Port of returnGrimsby, United Kingdom
PurposeFisheries
Objectives1. To survey the abundance of fish suitable for industrial purposes in deep water at the edge of the Continental Shelf; Muckle Flugga to Brest (60 degrees 30' - 48 degrees 20'N.).
2. To collect hake for racial studies.
3. To survey mixing of blue whiting and hake SW of Ireland.
4. To make further underwater television studies.
5. To undertake a supplementary survey of distribution of pilchard larvae in the Western Channel.
Chief scientistH A Cole (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Ernest Holt 6/67 cruise report ernest_holt06_67.pdf — access key 'C' (0.30 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
SpecificIrish Sea
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Description: T only
BathythermographQuantity: number of profiles = 16
Description: mechanical
Meteorology 
Routine standard measurements