Cruise inventory

RV Clione CLI11A/87

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI11A/87
Cruise period1987-08-18 — 1987-08-24
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. 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 scientistJohn D Riley (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI11A/87 cruise report clione11a_87.pdf — access key 'C' (0.08 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
SpecificS. North Sea/ E. English Channel
Track chartsRV Clione CLI11A/87 cruise track — trk3389.html
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 17
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 17
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 16
Other biological/fisheries measurementQuantity: number of hauls = 20
Description: beam trawl based survey of 30E9 & 30F0