Cruise inventory

RV Clione CLI5/74

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI5/74
Cruise period1974-03-26 — 1974-04-09
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To tag cod in the northern North Sea as part of the ICES North Sea Roundfish Working Group investigations on cod sub-populations.
2. To inject with tetracycline and tag small (less than 55 cm total length) spurdogfish for age validation studies.
3. To collect live female adult plaice for Mr Scholes.
4. To collect live halibut for Dr Purdom.
5. To collect wings from various species of ray for Dr Greer Walker for muscle fibre studies.
6. To collect samples of bloo, liver, heart and muscle from 50 plaice for enzyme studies (Mr Thompson).
7. To release sea-bed drifters in the vicinity of Flamborough Head for Mr Walker.
8. To collect specimens of various species for model making (Mr Jenner, Exhibition committee).
Chief scientistB C Bedford (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI5/74 cruise report clione5_74.pdf — access key 'C' (0.18 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralBaltic Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Track chartsRV Clione CLI5/74 cruise track — trk1387.html
Physical oceanography 
Other physical oceanographic measurementsQuantity: number of measurements = 5
Description: bottom
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 2
Description: halibut
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 30
TaggingsQuantity: number of specimens = 770
Description: cod,spurdogfish 56 population & physiology
Routine standard measurements