Cruise inventory

RV Corella 14/71

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corella (74CX)
Cruise identifier14/71
Cruise period1971-09-01 — 1971-09-16
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To carry out a tin tow net survey for herring larvae in the vicinity of
the Orkney and Shetland Islands as part of the ICES survey of the abundance
and distribution of autumn-spawned herring larvae in the North Sea.
2. To make observations of bottom temperature and collect salinity samples in
the larval survey area.
3. If time permits, to obtain samples of spawning herring from various North
Sea grounds.
Chief scientistR J Wood (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Corella 14/71 cruise report corella14_71.pdf — access key 'C' (0.14 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Specific55-60N 04W-00.30E
Biology and fisheries 
ZooplanktonQuantity: number of stations = 93
Eggs and larvaeQuantity: number of stations = 93
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 8