RV Tellina 2/74
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Tellina (74TE)|
|Cruise period||1974-02-11 — 1974-02-21|
|Port of departure||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. 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 scientist||J A Bedwell (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.13 MB)|
|Water bottle stations||Quantity: number of stations = 11|
Description: S surface 2 T surface
|Current meters||Quantity: 2|
|Other physical oceanographic measurements||Quantity: 2|
Description: half hour readings over a tidal gate of water velocity and direction,suspended sediment,temp.,sal.,and phosphate
|Geology and geophysics|
|Dredge||Quantity: number of deployments = 84|
Description: 2 physical analysis of sediments