RV Clione CLI15/74

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI15/74
Cruise period1974-10-16 — 1974-10-25
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. Mapping of the Southwold-Thorpeness test site using ARL Scanner and Sector Channel recorder.
2. Investigations of sediment transport parameters.
Chief scientistRobert R Dickson (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI15/74 cruise report clione15_74.pdf (0.24 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Track chartsRV Clione CLI15/74 cruise track — trk1397.html
Physical oceanography 
Current metersQuantity: number of deployments = 1
Other physical oceanographic measurementsQuantity: number of measurements = 5
Description: savonius rotor,near-bottom shear velocity current meter array
Biology and fisheries 
Sediment trapsQuantity: number of deployments = 1
Description: suspended sediments(surface,mid-water and bottom)
ZoobenthosQuantity: number of hauls = 11
Geology and geophysics 
Long/short range side scan sonarQuantity: track kilometres = 370