RV Corella 6A/77
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Corella (74CX)|
|Cruise period||1977-04-27 — 1977-05-01|
|Port of departure||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||To assist the Norwegian government in an emergency programme to assess the
effects of the Ekofisk Bravo oil well-head blowout and resulting oil pollution, by collecting samples of water, sediments, fish and bottom invertebrates for hydrocarbon analysis.
|Chief scientist||Michael S Rolfe (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Burnham Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.25 MB)|
|Water bottle stations||Quantity: number of stations = 26|
Description: Water samples for hydrocarbon analysis.
|Biology and fisheries|
|Phytoplankton||Quantity: number of samples = 3|
|Zooplankton||Quantity: number of samples = 3|
|Eggs and larvae||Quantity: number of samples = 3|