Cruise inventory

RV Tellina 5/75

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Tellina (74TE)
Cruise identifier5/75
Cruise period1975-06-01 — 1975-06-13
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To carry out a trawl survey for demersal fish from 53 30'N to 55 40'N between the coast and the 12 mile limit.
2. To collect specimens of gonads from lemon sole for histological examination.
3. To collect and deep-freeze 10 ungutted cod of the 1972 year-class for Dr Portmann.
4. To collect stomach contents of cod for feeding studies.
Chief scientistR G Houghton (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Tellina 5/75 cruise report tellina05_75.pdf — access key 'C' (0.14 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
TaggingsQuantity: number of hauls = 18
Description: cod
Other biological/fisheries measurementQuantity: number of hauls = 18
Description: lemon sole gonads collected
Other biological/fisheries measurementQuantity: number of samples = 70
Description: cod stomach contents
Other biological/fisheries measurementQuantity: number of samples = 22
Description: lemon sole ovaries
Geology and geophysics 
Single-beam echosoundingQuantity: number of stations = 25
Description: depth-stratified trawl survey between the coast and 12 mile limit