Cruise inventory

RV Clione CLI10/76

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI10/76
Cruise period1976-06-11 — 1976-06-22
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To test the new Lowestoft frame trawl for sampling 0- and l-group
gadoids and to compare it with the ICES young gadoid trawl.
2. To measure the distribution of 0- and l-group gadoids between the Wash
and Scottish border.
3. To sample and deep freeze organs of female plaice for Mr Birkett.
4. To collect fish for use for demonstration purposes on the Laboratory's
Open Day.
5. To collect live brill and sandeels for laboratory use.
Chief scientistJohn D Riley (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI10/76 cruise report clione10_76.pdf — access key 'C' (0.12 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Track chartsRV Clione CLI10/76 cruise track — trk1718.html
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 39
Description: S surface only
Transparency (eg transmissometer)Description: cont.
Biology and fisheries 
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)Description: cont.record of chlorophyll-a
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 74
Description: survey:population,behaviour,distribution etc.
Gear research