Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Sarsia (74SR)|
|Cruise period||1978-06-02 — 1978-06-10|
|Port of departure||Plymouth, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Plymouth, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To undertake joint observations with I.M.E.R of velocity, salinity, temperature and turbidity at a number of stations in the Severn Estuary.
2. To test new equipment and deployment techniques for the forthcoming Locater Cruise (August-September 1978).
|Chief scientist||W Reginald Parker (Institute of Oceanographic Sciences Taunton)|
|Cruise report||(0.05 MB)|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Gear research||Description: Trials of the boundary layer rig and mid-water array deployement system. No. of trials not noted.|