Cruise inventory

RV Clione CLI7/74

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI7/74
Cruise period1974-05-09 — 1974-05-30
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To tag plaice around the Dogger Bank in order to investigate mortality due to the English fishery in the summer, and due to the international fishery in the winter.
2. To compare the performance of the Boothbay net with that of the Scottish young gadoid trawl being used by RV Corella for the international 0-group cod survey.
3. To collect stratified samples of dab for deep-freezing and for fixation for histological purposes (Mr Htun Han).
4. To collect quality specimens of marine fish for model making (Mr Jenner).
Chief scientistR Colin A Bannister (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI7/74 cruise report clione7_74.pdf — access key 'C' (0.21 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
Track chartsRV Clione CLI7/74 cruise track — trk1389a.html RV Clione CLI7/74 cruise track — trk1389b.html
Biology and fisheries 
ZoobenthosQuantity: number of hauls = 94
TaggingsQuantity: number of specimens = 4117
Description: plaice;lemon sole;turbot
Occasional standard measurementsQuantity: number of measurements = 150