RV Clione CLI10B/75
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Clione (74CN)|
|Cruise period||1975-07-01 — 1975-07-08|
|Port of departure||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To establish an array of current meter stations in the vicinity of JONIS 2 in order to measure spatial variability of the currents and to provide surface markers for the R.A.E Doppler navigation trials.
2. To arry out test of a new electromagnetic current meter supplied by F.E.R controls.
3. To make D.R.C.M measurements adjacent to some of the current meter stations and to release Woodhead sea-bed drifters at each of them.
4. To service JONIS 1 and 2.
5. To recover the array of current meter stations established at the beginning of the cruise.
|Chief scientist||J Alan Durance (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.20 MB)|
|Water bottle stations||Quantity: number of stations = 17|
|Current meters||Quantity: number of deployments = 11|
Description: 3 days includes 2 DRCM stations of 16 hrs and 25hrs
|Surface drifters/drifting buoys||Quantity: number of deployments = 500|
|Occasional standard measurements||Quantity: number of observations = 2|