RV Corella 10/78
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Corella (74CX)|
|Cruise period||1978-07-06 — 1978-07-18|
|Port of departure||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To lay eight current meter rigs in the Tyne-Tees area. These 8 stations will complement the two stations already established
2. To carry out the third of the 4 water quality surveys in the Tyne area planned for 1978 with additional sampling for metal analysis.
3. To carry out the third of the 4 water quality surveys planned for
1978 in the Tees area.
4. To collect water samples in the Tyne-Tees area and offshore to provide information on hydrocarbon levels as part of a general study of these
levels in UK waters.
5. To test the towed body and Alden recorder in conjunction with the Acoustic Release system.
|Chief scientist||A R Folkard (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.30 MB)|
|Surface measurements underway (T,S)|
|Water bottle stations|
|Current meters||Quantity: number of deployments = 8|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)|