RV Clione CLI9/85
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Clione (74CN)|
|Cruise period||1985-07-08 — 1985-07-25|
|Port of departure||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To carry out a survey for young pelagic fish.
2. To carry out a depth stratified trawl survey of the Celtic Sea.
3. To carry out a fishing and echo survey in the Western English Channel.
4. To obtain biological samples from a number of species to supplement market sampling information.
|Chief scientist||Peter D Wallace (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.12 MB)|
|General||Bay of Biscay|
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
|Specific||Celtic Sea/ Western Channel|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Neuston||Quantity: number of stations = 51|
Description: stations completed using Neuston net over a wide area, mainly at night.
|Demersal fish||Quantity: number of hauls = 26|
Description: hauls made over a wide area. Each haul was of one hour duration.