Cruise inventory

RV Corella 13/79

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corella (74CX)
Cruise identifier13/79
Cruise period1979-10-30 — 1979-11-18
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
PurposeFisheries
Objectives1. To survey Nephrops distribution and abundance, in the fishery off the
northeast coast, and record by-catch fish species.
2. To check Nephrops escape through various parts of a fish/prawn trawl
3. To make videotape recordings of Nephrops and burrows using DAFS video
sledge (if available for loan).
4. To observe mortalities among Nephrops tagged with various types of
persistent tags.
5. To examine all cod stomachs for Nephrops prey.
6. To obtain additional information on Nephrops stock around Silver Pit/
Botney Gut.
7. By-catch observations, including otolith sampling.
Chief scientistP J Warren (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Burnham Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Corella 13/79 cruise report corella13_79.pdf — access key 'C' (0.18 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 35
CrustaceansQuantity: number of hauls = 35
Gear researchQuantity: number of experiments = 5