Cruise inventory

RV Clione CLI3A/78

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI3A/78
Cruise period1978-02-24 — 1978-02-26
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
1) To service JONSIS and SPURN current meter stations
2) To collect 25 litre seawater samples from each JONSIS station

SPURN current meter station recovered and relayed in its correct position.
100 sea-bed drifters released.
JONSIS 1 current meter station serviced
JONSIS 2 current meter station recovered and a new rig laid
two 25 litre seawater samples were taken
Chief scientistJ Alan Durance (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI3A/78 cruise report clione3_78.pdf — access key 'C' (0.16 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Track chartsRV Clione CLI3A/78 cruise track — trk2163.html
Physical oceanography 
Current metersQuantity: number of recoveries = 3
Description: SPURN, JONSIS 1 and JONSIS 2 current meter stations recovered and serviced
Current metersQuantity: number of deployments = 3
Description: SPURN, JONSIS 1 and JONSIS 2 current meter stations
Surface drifters/drifting buoysQuantity: number of deployments = 100
Description: sea-bed drifters
Chemical oceanography 
Other chemical oceanographic measurementsQuantity: number of samples = 2
Description: 25 litre water samples, one taken from each JONSIS station