Cruise inventory

RV Ernest Holt 8/67

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Ernest Holt (74EH)
Cruise identifier8/67
Cruise period1967-09-22 — 1967-10-19
StatusCompleted
Port of departureGrimsby, United Kingdom
Port of returnGrimsby, United Kingdom
PurposeFisheries
Objectives1. To make an echo survey from Flamborough to the Norfolk Banks.
2. To trawl for horse mackerel in the Southern Bight and eastern English Channel.
3. To investigate pelagic fish traces off Cornwall.
4. To make a detailed survey of the Bristol Channel for sprats.
5. To examine the Jones Bank, Labadie Bank area for fish suitable for meal reduction.
Chief scientistA C Burd (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory), J G Cattley (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Ernest Holt 8/67 cruise report ernest_holt08_67.pdf — access key 'C' (0.26 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
SpecificBristol Channel
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Description: T only