Cruise inventory

RV Clione CLI11/76

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI11/76
Cruise period1976-07-03 — 1976-07-19
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To investigate by a programme of grabbing, trawling, hydrographic
and underwater camera observations the disposal grounds off Harwich,
Thames, Isle of Wight, Exeter and Bristol Channel.
2. To collect samples of sediment, benthos and fish from these areas
for chemical and microbiological analysis.
Chief scientistKeith W Wilson (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI11/76 cruise report clione11_76.pdf — access key 'C' (0.11 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
Track chartsRV Clione CLI11/76 cruise track — trk1719.html
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Quantity: number of stations = 3
Current metersQuantity: number of stations = 3
Suspended matterQuantity: number of samples = 160
Trace metalsQuantity: number of samples = 140
Chlorinated hydrocarbonsQuantity: number of samples = 25
Bottom depositsQuantity: number of samples = 160
Other contaminant measurementsQuantity: number of samples = 130
Description: waste water:microbiology
Biology and fisheries 
ZoobenthosQuantity: number of samples = 130
Description: identification,monitoring,communities
Geology and geophysics 
DredgeQuantity: number of deployments = 2
GrabQuantity: number of samples = 130
Description: chemical analysis of sediments
Long/short range side scan sonarQuantity: track kilometres = 407