Cruise inventory

RV Clione CLI12/87

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI12/87
Cruise period1987-09-15 — 1987-10-04
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To carry out a survey for 0- and 1-group gadoids in the northwestern Irish Sea using the granton trawl.
2. To carry out a pre-recruit flatfish survey in the eastern Irish Sea using the 3m beam trawl.
3. To investigate the distribution of pre-recruit flatfish in the Bristol Channel using the 3m beam trawl.
4. To investigate the distribution and abundance of yolk sac herring lavae and on the spawning grounds east of the Isle of Man.
Chief scientistDavid J Symonds (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI12/87 cruise report clione12_87.pdf — access key 'C' (0.17 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
Bristol Channel
SpecificIrish Sea/ Bristol Channel
Track chartsRV Clione CLI12/87 cruise track — trk3391.html
Biology and fisheries 
PhytoplanktonQuantity: number of samples = 20
ZooplanktonQuantity: number of samples = 20
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 94