Cruise inventory

RV Corella 5/71

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corella (74CX)
Cruise identifier5/71
Cruise period1971-03-09 — 1971-03-16
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To carry out a survey of fish eggs and larvae in the Eastern Channel
and Southern Bight.
2. To monitor transparency, chlorophyll A and temperature continuously in
the sea surface water.
3. To collect surface salinity samples on each sampling station.
4. To measure temperatures and total illumination at different depths on
selected stations.
Chief scientistDerek Harding (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Corella 5/71 cruise report corella05_71.pdf — access key 'C' (0.14 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
North Sea
Physical oceanography 
BathythermographQuantity: number of deployments = 23
Description: mechanical
Water bottle stationsDescription: T surface only
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 102
Biology and fisheries 
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)Description: chlorophyll a continuously
PhytoplanktonQuantity: number of stations = 102
ZooplanktonQuantity: number of stations = 102
Eggs and larvaeQuantity: number of stations = 102
Occasional standard measurements
Other meteorological measurementsDescription: sea and swell