Cruise inventory

RV Cirolana CIR3/86

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Cirolana (74CZ)
Cruise identifierCIR3/86
Cruise period1986-03-10 — 1986-04-07
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To carry out a depth stratified trawl survey of the Western English Channel, Celtic Sea and Bay of Biscay.
2. To sample juvenile fish.
3. To sample pelagic fish shoals.
4. To fish for cod in the Irish Sea over a complete 24 hour cycle to investigate feeding on Nephrops and digestion rates.
Chief scientistB C Bedford (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Cirolana CIR3/86 cruise report ci3_86.pdf — access key 'C' (0.29 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralBay of Biscay
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificEnglish Channel, Irish Sea, Celtic Sea and Bay of Biscay
Track chartsRV Cirolana CIR3/86 cruise track — trk3237.html
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 95