RV Tellina 8A/67
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Tellina (74TE)|
|Cruise period||1967-09-22 — 1967-09-27|
|Port of departure||Falmouth, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Falmouth, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To study, by the use of divers, the shape of the 1/2 scale Boris Skagen trawl as normally used and when inverted and used in midwater.
2. To progressively build up the original square to make a shelf of netting between the lower bridles.
3. Still and cine camera photographs will be taken of the gear underwater
to show each modification.
|Chief scientist||J P Bridger (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.17 MB)|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Gear research||Description: Boris Skagen trawl inversion tests|
|Gear research||Quantity: number of dives = 4|
Description: underwater observations and tests