RV Clione CLI1A/74

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI1A/74
Cruise period1974-01-03 — 1974-01-08
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To collect live plaice.
2. To deep freeze plaice semen and muscle samples
3. To collect live turbot and Bothriocephalus scorpii
4. To collect pineal, pituitry and hypothalamus material
5. To collect dab gonads and brains
6. To collect blood and tissue samples from plaice for electrophoresis study

1A/74 & 1B/74 (2 Cr. 3-8 Jan & 9-18 Jan)
Duplicate roscop 1382 for 1A and 1383 from 1B
Chief scientistColin E Purdom (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI1A/74 cruise report clione1a_74.pdf (0.08 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Track chartsRV Clione CLI1A/74 cruise track — trk1382.html RV Clione CLI1A/74 cruise track — trk1383.html
Biology and fisheries 
Other biological/fisheries measurementQuantity: number of stations = 16
Description: live fish for genetic studies