Planned maintenance — 26th November 2016 between 15:00 and 15:30 BST [more]
RV Cirolana CIR1B/00
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Cirolana (74CZ)|
|Cruise period||2000-01-28 — 2000-02-04|
|Port of departure||North Shields, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To conduct a TV survey of the English NE coast Nephrops grounds using a towed sledge and underwater TV camera to evaluate burrow density and estimate Nephrops biomass in the area 55° 35' - 54° 45' N and 1° 30' - 0° 40' W.
2. To back up the TV survey with a QTC/ROXAN survey to establish the ground types and compare with previous grab surveys.
|Chief scientist||Clive G Brown (Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science Lowestoft Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.04 MB)|
|Specific||English NE coast|
|Geology and geophysics|
|Bottom photography||Quantity: number of deployments = 99|
Description: tows using sledge-mounted tv camera