Cruise inventory

RV Corella 12/71

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corella (74CX)
Cruise identifier12/71
Cruise period1971-07-12 — 1971-07-22
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To measure the rates of dispersal of soluble and particulate matter by
means of release of Rhodamine B and radioactive Lanthanum respectively.
2. To lay an array of moored current meters.
3. To measure hydrographic parameters relevant to the dispersion studies.
4. To compare the performance of the Zone Research Model 701 fluororneter
with the Turner instrument.
Chief scientistJohn W Talbot (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Corella 12/71 cruise report corella12_71.pdf — access key 'C' (0.21 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Specific54.20-55N 00.30W-02E
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 3
Description: 9 with S only
Current metersQuantity: number of deployments = 2
Description: 7 days
Other physical oceanographic measurementsQuantity: number of surveys = 2
Description: dynamic diffusion;dye/tracer
Meteorology 
Other meteorological measurementsDescription: sea and swell