Cruise inventory

RV Clione CLI5/78

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI5/78
Cruise period1978-04-04 — 1978-04-07
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To study the distribution of sandeel larvae around the shoal.
2. To obtain bottom sediment and suspended sediment samples on and around the shoal.
3. To monitor sub-surface water for temperature, salinity, transparency and chlorophyll-a.
4. To survey the area using the sector scanner.
Chief scientistArthur J Lee (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI5/78 cruise report clione5_78.pdf — access key 'C' (0.10 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Track chartsRV Clione CLI5/78 cruise track — trk2165.html
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Quantity: number of stations = 32
Transparency (eg transmissometer)Quantity: number of stations = 32
Sea level (inc. bot. press., inverted echosounder)Quantity: number of deployments = 13
Chemical oceanography 
OxygenQuantity: number of stations = 32
pHQuantity: number of stations = 32
Contamination 
Suspended matterQuantity: number of stations = 26
Biology and fisheries 
ZooplanktonQuantity: number of stations = 29
Eggs and larvaeQuantity: number of stations = 29
Description: distribution
Geology and geophysics 
Bottom photography
Long/short range side scan sonarDescription: sector scanning sonar