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RV Tellina 9A/74 9B/74

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Tellina (74TE)
Cruise identifier9A/74 9B/74
Cruise period1974-08-28 — 1974-09-24
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnGrimsby, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To carry out a survey of 0-group flatfish in coastal waters, using a Riley 2 metre beam trawl, and working in conjunction with a shore-based push-net team (P Walker and T Watson) in the area Thames/Filey Bay.
2. To tag 1-group plaice within the survey area.
3. To compare catches made with a Riley 2 metre beam trawl, and the Zijlstra (Holland) 3 metre young fish beam trawl.
4. To make additional 2 metre beam trawl hauls within the survey area for J D Riley.
Chief scientistC N Humphreys (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Tellina 9A/74  9B/74 cruise report tellina09_74.pdf — access key 'C' (0.21 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Track chartsRV Tellina 9A/74  9B/74 cruise track — trk1409.html
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 42
Description: surface only
Biology and fisheries 
ZoobenthosQuantity: 162
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 162
Description: population & distribution
TaggingsQuantity: 12