Cruise inventory

RV Corella 5A/70

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corella (74CX)
Cruise identifier5A/70
Cruise period1970-04-28 — 1970-05-04
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. Vertical distribution studies using the Lowestoft multiple plankton
sampler and Boothbay net.
2. Trials with 61 cm diameter Bongo nets.
3. Filtration tests with a new type of net.
4. Photographs of living fish larvae and other planktonic animals.
5. Trawling for turbot on Cleaver Bank.
6. Collections of living plankton
i. copepods for Miss Hudson
ii. phytoplankton for Mr Riley.
7. Collections of plankton for Dr Steedman of Bath University.
Chief scientistDerek Harding (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Corella 5A/70 cruise report corella5a_70.pdf — access key 'C' (0.11 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
PhytoplanktonQuantity: number of stations = 11
Description: Boothbay and Bongo nets multiple plankton samples
ZooplanktonQuantity: number of stations = 11
Description: Boothbay and Bongo nets multiple plankton samples
NektonQuantity: number of stations = 11
Description: Boothbay and Bongo nets multiple plankton samples
Eggs and larvaeQuantity: number of stations = 11
Description: Boothbay and Bongo nets multiple plankton samples
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 4
Description: trawling
Meteorology 
Other meteorological measurementsDescription: sea and swell