Cruise inventory

RV Tellina 1/73

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Tellina (74TE)
Cruise identifier1/73
Cruise period1973-01-02 — 1973-01-09
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To carry out an echo and fishing survey in the approaches to and around
the Thames Estuary for sprat; and if time and weather permit, a similar survey in the Wash area.
2. To collect samples for routine biological analysis and fat determination.
3. To make surface temperature and salinity observations.
Chief scientistP O Johnson (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Tellina 1/73 cruise report tellina01_73.pdf — access key 'C' (0.14 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Quantity: number of stations = 50
Description: S only
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 50
Description: T surface only
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 1
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 1
Other biological/fisheries measurementQuantity: track kilometres = 648.2
Description: approx;deep scattering layers
Meteorology 
Occasional standard measurements
Other meteorological measurementsDescription: sea and swell