Cruise inventory

RV Tellina 2/76

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Tellina (74TE)
Cruise identifier2/76
Cruise period1976-02-03 — 1976-02-12
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To conduct a grid survey of fine 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 investigate the production of a fluid mud stream by a dredger
when dumping its load.
Chief scientistRichard Simon Millner (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Tellina 2/76 cruise report tellina02_76.pdf — access key 'C' (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Track chartsRV Tellina 2/76 cruise track — trk1746.html RV Tellina 2/76 cruise track — trk1747.html
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Current metersQuantity: 2
Description: 13 hours
Contamination 
Suspended matterQuantity: 2
Biology and fisheries 
ZoobenthosQuantity: 16
Description: monitoring and surveillance
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 8
Geology and geophysics 
GrabQuantity: number of samples = 82