RV Clione CLI11A/87
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Clione (74CN)|
|Cruise period||1987-08-18 — 1987-08-24|
|Port of departure||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To carry out a trawl survey of sole and plaice in ICES areas VIID and the western edge of IVC.
2. To select beam trawl sampling positions for the 1988 international flatfish stock assessment survey.
3. To tag sole to demonstrate movement in relation to size and maturity.
4. Late extra aim: to test the CSA plankton multinet system fitted with new sensors and torque winch operating springs.
|Chief scientist||John D Riley (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.08 MB)|
|General||Irish Sea and St. George's Channel|
|Specific||S. North Sea/ E. English Channel|
|Water bottle stations||Quantity: number of stations = 17|
|CTD stations||Quantity: number of stations = 17|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Demersal fish||Quantity: number of hauls = 16|
|Other biological/fisheries measurement||Quantity: number of hauls = 20|
Description: beam trawl based survey of 30E9 & 30F0