RV Clione CLI8A/77
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Clione (74CN)|
|Cruise period||1977-06-10 — 1977-06-25|
|Port of departure||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Grimsby, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To tag cod in the general area of Papa Bank and Western Shetlands.
2. To tag coalfish and to obtain blood samples from tagged fish.
3. To obtain fish in good condition for the Fisheries Officers fish identification course.
|Chief scientist||B C Bedford (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.12 MB)|
|Specific||Orkney, Shetland and Northern North Sea|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Pelagic fish||Quantity: number of specimens = 2|
Description: live halibut kept
|Demersal fish||Quantity: number of specimens = 327|
Description: 253 cod and 74 coalfish tagged
|Taggings||Quantity: number of specimens = 327|
|Other biological/fisheries measurement||Description: samples of gadiods and flatfish deep frozen|
|Upper air observations||Quantity: number of measurements = 40|
|Routine standard measurements||Quantity: number of measurements = 40|
|Other meteorological measurements||Quantity: number of measurements = 40|
Description: air sea interface studies