RV Tellina 5/76
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Tellina (74TE)|
|Cruise period||1976-04-08 — 1976-04-12|
|Port of departure||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To continue the benthic survey of fine particulate sediments off Lowestoft and to take shear stress measurements using a hand-held viscometer.
2. To study the variations in suspended sediment content of the water column with current velocity at fixed stations over a tidal cycle.
3. To collect samples of mud and benthic fauna for laboratory investigations.
4. To investigate the production of a fluid mud stream by a dredger when dumping its load.
|Chief scientist||J A Bedwell (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.10 MB)|
|Current meters||Quantity: 3|
Description: 13 hours
|Suspended matter||Quantity: 2|
|Geology and geophysics|
|Grab||Quantity: number of samples = 53|
Description: physical analysis of sediments