Cruise inventory

RV Tellina 2/74

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Tellina (74TE)
Cruise identifier2/74
Cruise period1974-02-11 — 1974-02-21
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To conduct a grid survey of five particulate sediments in the Lowestoft area.
2. To study the variations in suspended sediment content of the water with current velocity at fixed stations over a tidal cycle.
3. To collect samples of mud and benthic fauna for laboratory investigations.
4. To collect surface samples for phosphate analysis.
Chief scientistJ A Bedwell (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Tellina 2/74 cruise report tellina02_74.pdf — access key 'C' (0.13 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 11
Description: S surface 2 T surface
Current metersQuantity: 2
Other physical oceanographic measurementsQuantity: 2
Description: half hour readings over a tidal gate of water velocity and direction,suspended sediment,temp.,sal.,and phosphate
Chemical oceanography 
PhosphateQuantity: 11
Geology and geophysics 
DredgeQuantity: number of deployments = 84
Description: 2 physical analysis of sediments