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RV Corystes COR3C/92

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corystes (74RY)
Cruise identifierCOR3C/92
Cruise period1992-03-08 — 1992-03-16
Port of departureLiverpool, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1) To survey sites along the North Wales coast which might be suitable for long-term monitoring and research on the impact of fishing on the sea bed
2) To test a variety of fishing, grabbing and acoustic gears and methods, including: sector scanner, side scan sonar, ROXANNE, which might be used during the long-term programme
Chief scientistStephen J Lockwood (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Corystes COR3C/92 cruise report cory3c_92.pdf — access key 'C' (1.05 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
SpecificIrish Sea, North Wales coast
Track chartsRV Corystes COR3C/92 cruise track — trk3730.html
Contaminants in organisms
Geology and geophysics 
GrabDescription: testing
Long/short range side scan sonarDescription: testing