RV Corella 2A/74
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Corella (74CX)|
|Cruise period||1974-01-24 — 1974-02-04|
|Port of departure||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Southampton, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To carry out a survey for herring larvae in the southern North Sea
and English Channel as the last of the ICES surveys of abundance and
distribution of autumn-spawned herring larvae in the North Sea and
adjacent waters during the 1973/4 spawning season.
2. To release seabed drifters at selected stations within the main areas
of herring larvae distribution.
3. To fish either for herring in the eastern Channel or pelagic fish
species in the western Channel.
|Chief scientist||R J Wood (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.12 MB)|
|Specific||Southern North Sea and Eastern Channel|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Eggs and larvae||Quantity: number of hauls = 86|
|Exploratory fishing||Quantity: number of hauls = 86|