RV Tellina 6/69
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Tellina (74TE)|
|Cruise period||1969-07-17 — 1969-08-14|
|Port of departure||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. Electro and electrodessication tagging of 0-group plaice.
2. To sample plaice over a 24-hour period twice at both neap and spring tides for determining daily food consumption.
3. To collect 0-group plaice for bomb calorimetry.
4. To collect benthos and plankton for bomb calorimetry.
5. To collect benthos and bring it live to the laboratory for Mr Birkett.
|Chief scientist||Stephen J Lockwood (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.14 MB)|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Demersal fish||Quantity: number of specimens = 14568|
Description: tagged plaice released
|Taggings||Quantity: number of specimens = 15101|
Description: 0-group plaice tagged
|Other biological/fisheries measurement||Quantity: number of samples = 62|
Description: 50+ 0-group plaice samples to determine daily food requirements, other fish were also examined