Cruise inventory

RV Tellina 9/71

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Tellina (74TE)
Cruise identifier9/71
Cruise period1971-08-06 — 1971-09-15
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnNewlyn, United Kingdom
Objectives1. Survey of the inshore distribution of 0-group fish using standard beam trawls and small mid sprat trawl, with special emphasis on the kaolin waste polluted areas of south Cornwall.
2. High Speed tow net sampling for fish eggs and larvae supplementary to survey completed in April (TELLINA Cruise 5/71).
3. To survey the Cornish beaches for 0-group fish using a push net.
4. To locate, collect and return live to the laboratory 0-group turbot for use in experiments.
Chief scientistJohn D Riley (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Tellina 9/71 cruise report tellina09_71.pdf — access key 'C' (0.14 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
Bristol Channel
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Description: S only
Water bottle stationsDescription: surface only
Chemical oceanography 
OxygenDescription: cont.
pHDescription: cont.
Biology and fisheries 
ZooplanktonQuantity: number of stations = 10
Eggs and larvaeQuantity: number of stations = 10
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 130
Occasional standard measurementsDescription: daily