Cruise inventory

RV Clione CLI7/76

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI7/76
Cruise period1976-04-21 — 1976-05-04
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1 To investigate by a programme of grabbing, trawling, hydrographic
and underwater camera observations the disposal grounds off the
Tyne, Tees and Humber.
2. To collect samples of sediment, benthos and fish from these areas for chemical analysis.
Chief scientistI C White (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Burnham Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI7/76 cruise report clione7_76.pdf — access key 'C' (0.14 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
Track chartsRV Clione CLI7/76 cruise track — trk1715.html
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Current metersQuantity: number of deployments = 3
Description: 20 hours
Surface drifters/drifting buoysQuantity: number of deployments = 99
Description: bottom
Contamination 
Suspended matterQuantity: number of samples = 3
Trace metalsQuantity: number of samples = 111
Contaminants in organismsQuantity: number of samples = 23
Biology and fisheries 
ZoobenthosQuantity: number of samples = 111
Description: identification,monitoring,communities
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 16
CrustaceansQuantity: number of samples = 23