RV Tellina 1/73
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Tellina (74TE)|
|Cruise period||1973-01-02 — 1973-01-09|
|Port of departure||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To carry out an echo and fishing survey in the approaches to and around
the Thames Estuary for sprat; and if time and weather permit, a similar survey in the Wash area.
2. To collect samples for routine biological analysis and fat determination.
3. To make surface temperature and salinity observations.
|Chief scientist||P O Johnson (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.14 MB)|
|Surface measurements underway (T,S)||Quantity: number of stations = 50|
Description: S only
|Water bottle stations||Quantity: number of stations = 50|
Description: T surface only
|Biology and fisheries|
|Pelagic fish||Quantity: number of hauls = 1|
|Demersal fish||Quantity: number of hauls = 1|
|Other biological/fisheries measurement||Quantity: track kilometres = 648.2|
Description: approx;deep scattering layers
|Occasional standard measurements|
|Other meteorological measurements||Description: sea and swell|