Cruise inventory

RV Clione CLI15/73

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI15/73
Cruise period1973-10-16 — 1973-10-31
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To recover the current meter rigs laid on CLIONE 13 as part of the JONSDAP exercise.
2. To complete a temperature and salinity grid covering the trace metal grid
used on CLIONE 13 (Lines G-L).
3. To complete hydrographic sections along the boundaries of the mathematical model area.
4. If recovery work permits, to take part in the second DRCM survey in the
Dover Straits.
5. To obtain duplicate salinity samples for the Netherlands intercalibration exercise.
Chief scientistHarold W Hill (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI15/73 cruise report clione15_73.pdf — access key 'C' (0.39 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 39
Current metersQuantity: number of deployments = 11
Occasional standard measurementsDescription: regular selected ship observations
Other meteorological measurementsDescription: sea and swell