RV Clione CLI5B/82
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Clione (74CN)|
|Cruise period||1982-04-08 — 1982-04-17|
|Port of departure||Falmouth, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To assess the incidence of disease, especially fin rot, in fish stocks in Liverpool Bay and Irish Sea.
2. To collect 14 sediment samples from the vicinity of the Liverpool Bay sewage sludge dumping ground for physical and chemical analysis.
3. To collect fish samples from Liverpool Bay and the NE Irish Sea for chemical analysis.
4. To collect stomachs from certain fish species from the NE Irish Sea for Mr D Symonds.
|Chief scientist||Robin John Law (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Burnham Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.15 MB)|
|General||Irish Sea and St. George's Channel|
|Specific||English Channel, Liverpool Bay|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Demersal fish||Quantity: number of stations = 42|
Description: out of the intended 47 were worked in the time available.
|Geology and geophysics|
|Grab||Quantity: number of samples = 14|
Description: grabs made using 0.1m2 Day grab.