Cruise inventory

RV Clione CLI15/78

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI15/78
Cruise period1978-12-05 — 1978-12-16
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
PurposeTrials
Objectives1. Acoustic calibration of the MAFF sector scanning sonar.
2. To obtain recordings from fish shoals by scanning vertically.
3. to measure attenuation through a fish shoal horizontally.
4. To estimate fish size distribution.
Chief scientistRonald B Mitson (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI15/78 cruise report clione15_78.pdf — access key 'C' (0.18 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
Track chartsRV Clione CLI15/78 cruise track — trk2175.html
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Other physical oceanographic measurementsQuantity: number of stations = 9
Description: acoustic stations