RV Corella 6/75
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Corella (74CX)|
|Cruise period||1975-04-15 — 1975-04-28|
|Port of departure||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To carry out a survey of the west coast of England and Wales and the
southwest coast of Scotland to the Mull of Galloway for pelagic fish eggs
and larvae using a 50 cm high-speed tow net.
2. To collect a dinoflagellate sample for Dr Dodge (London University).
3. To collect live copepods for Mrs B Thonpson.
4. To collect water samples for radioactivity estimation for Mr D Jefferies (Hamilton Dock laboratory) from the English Channel and southern North Sea and Irish Sea.
|Chief scientist||John D Riley (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.08 MB)|
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
|Surface measurements underway (T,S)|
|Transparency (eg transmissometer)|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)|
|Zooplankton||Quantity: number of hauls = 88|
|Nekton||Quantity: number of hauls = 88|