Cruise inventory

RV Ernest Holt 1/69

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Ernest Holt (74EH)
Cruise identifier1/69
Cruise period1969-01-02 — 1969-01-23
StatusCompleted
Port of departureGrimsby, United Kingdom
Port of returnGrimsby, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. Echo and trawl survey of English Channel and Celtic Sea for horse mackerel.
2. Biological sampling of horse mackerel.
3. Examination of fish for parasites.
4. Larval herring survey in the eastern English Channel and Southern Bight.
Chief scientistC Timothy Macer (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Ernest Holt 1/69 cruise report ernest_holt01_69.pdf — access key 'C' (0.21 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 119
Description: T surface only
Biology and fisheries 
PhytoplanktonQuantity: 60
Meteorology 
Routine standard measurements