RV Tellina 10/69
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Tellina (74TE)|
|Cruise period||1969-12-01 — 1969-12-08|
|Port of departure||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||I. To make a 2 m beam trawl and otter trawl survey of Sizewell and
Newcome Bariks for sole and other flat fish.
2. Further trials of an experimental 2 m beam trawl for young sole.
3. Comparative trials of trammel nets shot across or up and down tide.
4. To catch live fish for hatchery and experimental use.
|Chief scientist||John D Riley (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.07 MB)|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Demersal fish||Description: 2m beam and otter trawls, including 0-group sole and plaice|
|Gear research||Quantity: number of flights = 2|
Description: pair of trammel nets shot up and down the tide, trials
|Gear research||Description: light agricultural harrow tests|
|Other biological/fisheries measurement||Description: adult flounders and 0-group cod, whiting and sole brought to laboratory|