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RV Corella 16/74

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Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corella (74CX)
Cruise identifier16/74
Cruise period1974-11-18 — 1974-11-27
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
ObjectivesThis cruise was the first of two joint cruises with RV CLIONE in which data
are being collected to test a hypothesis concerning plaice migration in the
Southern Bight. CORELLA's roles in this exercise are:-
1. To deternine the relation, if any, between the catch of plaice taken by
a midwater trawl and the direction of the tide.
2. To provide CLIONE with maturing plaice suitable for tracking.
Chief scientistF R Harden-Jones (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Corella 16/74 cruise report corella16_74.pdf — access key 'C' (0.12 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Track chartsRV Corella 16/74 cruise track — trk1367.html RV Corella 16/74 cruise track — trk1368.html
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 21
Description: behaviour studies