Cruise inventory

RV Corella 5B/70

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corella (74CX)
Cruise identifier5B/70
Cruise period1970-05-05 — 1970-05-14
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnGreat Yarmouth, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To bring back live turbot for Laboratory experiments on the incubation
of eggs and rearing of larvae.
2. To carry out artificial fertilization of turbot eggs at sea,
returning live fertile eggs to the Laboratory.
3. To carry out routine sampling of turbot and brill in the middle of
North Sea.
4. To collect live soles for Mr Thacker.
5. To collect off shore water for use in egg and larval rearing
Chief scientistA Jones (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Corella 5B/70 cruise report corella05b_70.pdf — access key 'C' (0.08 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Biology and fisheries 
Eggs and larvaeDescription: sea water sample egg and larval rearing experiments
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 12
Other meteorological measurementsDescription: sea and swell