Cruise inventory

RV Corella 17/74

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corella (74CX)
Cruise identifier17/74
Cruise period1974-12-09 — 1974-12-18
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo continue, with RV CLIONE, the studies on migrating plaice; to collect further data on the relation between the catch of plaice taken by a midwater trawl and tidal direction; and to determine the areas where the midwater catches of plaice are greatest on a south-going tide.
Chief scientistF R Harden-Jones (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Corella 17/74 cruise report corella17_74.pdf — access key 'C' (0.11 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Biology and fisheries 
PhytoplanktonDescription: Collection of dinoflagellate samples.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 13
Description: Studies on migrating plaice.