RV Clione CLI8A/74

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI8A/74
Cruise period1974-06-10 — 1974-06-17
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To artificially fertilise turbot eggs and return live eggs to the
2. To collect brill and turbot in an advanced stage of maturation and
return them live to the laboratory.
3. To collect live female dabs.
4. To collect 20-25 live plaice.
Chief scientistP Scholes (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI8A/74 cruise report clione8a_74.pdf (0.12 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Track chartsRV Clione CLI8A/74 cruise track — trk1390a.html RV Clione CLI8A/74 cruise track — trk1390b.html
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 2
Description: T surface only
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 27
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 63
Exploratory fishingQuantity: number of hauls = 45
Routine standard measurements
Geology and geophysics 
Other geological/geophysical measurementsDescription: msmnts.on a prototype rec.system for the ARL-scanner;transducer msmnts.and calibration(on Cr.8B)