RV Clione CLI3B/78
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Clione (74CN)|
|Cruise period||1978-02-27 — 1978-03-10|
|Port of departure||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
1) To tag spawning cod in the eastern English Channel, Southern Bight and Middle North Sea.
2) To collect samples of plaice and brill for FCG and return them to Lowestoft.
56 hauls made in various places: in the eastern English Channel, Southern Bight, 25 miles south of Brown Bridge, near Place gas field, and around the White Bank.
586 cod were tagged and released
100 live plaice and 1 brill returned to Lowestoft
selected length and girth measurements were made on whiting, cod and haddock
|Chief scientist||T J Hulme (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.16 MB)|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Demersal fish||Quantity: number of specimens = 568|
Description: cod tagged
|Demersal fish||Quantity: number of specimens = 101|
Description: 100 live plaice and 1 live brill returned to Lowestoft
|Taggings||Quantity: number of specimens = 568|
|Other biological/fisheries measurement||Quantity: number of hauls = 56|
Description: selected length and girth measurements were made on whiting, cod and haddock