RV Corella 7/81
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Corella (74CX)|
|Cruise period||1981-05-20 — 1981-05-30|
|Port of departure||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To study jointly with RV Clione the diurnal movements of plaice on their feeding grounds by midwater trawling.
2. To carry out a benthos survey in the work area to correlate food distribution with feeding.
3. To survey the North Smithic sands for salinity anomalies near the bottom. RV Clione completed this aim.
4. To return live Pectinaria to the laboratory.
|Chief scientist||P Scholes (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.10 MB)|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Phytobenthos||Quantity: number of samples = 15|
|Zoobenthos||Quantity: number of samples = 15|
|Demersal fish||Quantity: number of hauls = 26|
Description: behaviour studies.
|Geology and geophysics|
|Grab||Quantity: number of samples = 15|