RV Corystes COR10/94
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Corystes (74RY)|
|Cruise period||1994-08-26 — 1994-09-19|
|Port of departure||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To carry out beam trawl surveys of groundfish in the Irish Sea, Bristol Channel and Celtic Sea.
2. To collect data on maturity and weight at age of sole, plaice and lemon sole.
3. To determine the distribution and abundance of juvenile and adult sole and plaice.
|Chief scientist||David J Symonds (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.10 MB)|
|General||Irish Sea and St. George's Channel|
|Specific||Irish Sea, Bristol Channel, Celtic Sea|
|Surface measurements underway (T,S)||Quantity: activity duration in days = 24|
|Water bottle stations||Quantity: number of stations = 60|
Description: surface S only
|CTD stations||Quantity: number of stations = 20|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Demersal fish||Quantity: number of hauls = 141|
Description: beam trawl - groundfish, sole, plaice, lemon sole- maturity/weight at age