Cruise inventory

RV Tellina 3/69

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Tellina (74TE)
Cruise identifier3/69
Cruise period1969-04-08 — 1969-04-26
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesTo determine (1) the absolute density of escallops and (2) the dredging
efficiency of the Baird sledge dredge on a selected area on the Eddystone escallop
grounds by the cumulative catch method, supplemented by a short tern tagging
experiment, grabbing with a 1/2 sq m Baird grab, and underwater photography.
Chief scientistMichael S Rolfe (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Burnham Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Tellina 3/69 cruise report tellina03_69.pdf — access key 'C' (0.09 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
MolluscsDescription: 175 caught and 691 shell painted escallops recaptured
TaggingsQuantity: number of specimens = 1600
Description: escallops caught and tagged
TaggingsQuantity: number of specimens = 3350
Description: escallops caught and shells painted