Cruise inventory

RV Tellina 11/73

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Tellina (74TE)
Cruise identifier11/73
Cruise period1973-10-17 — 1973-11-07
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. Distribution and abundance of Pandalus borealis stock.
2. Distribution of Nephrops and length/sex frequency.
3. Gear trials: Comparison of Gulf and wing trawls.
4. Mesh selection of P. borealis for ICES Pandalus Working Group.
5. Predation of Nephrops/Pandalus by whitefish.
6. Baseline samples for dinoflagellate programme (Dr Dodge, Birkbeck College,
and Mr Ayres, Burnham).
Chief scientistP J Warren (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Burnham Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Tellina 11/73 cruise report tellina11_73.pdf — access key 'C' (0.11 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Biology and fisheries 
PhytoplanktonQuantity: activity duration in hours = 6
Description: tow netting
CrustaceansQuantity: number of specimens = 4403
Description: nephrops measured and sexed
CrustaceansQuantity: number of hauls = 29
Description: shrimp, nephrops
CrustaceansDescription: shrimp samples taken for examination
Gear researchQuantity: number of hauls = 17
Description: Gulf and Nephrops wing trawl gear trials