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Cruise inventory

RV Clione CLI2/77

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI2/77
Cruise period1977-02-04 — 1977-02-15
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To collect spawning plaice and plaice eggs from specific spawning stocks for genetic experiments.
2. To collect live fish for laboratory experiments.
3. To collect and fertilize cod eggs for rearing at Lowestoft.
4. To collect endocrine tissues for hormone analysis.
5. To collect bulk blood from cod for extraction and identification of fibrin and thrombin.
Chief scientistVictor J Bye (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI2/77 cruise report clione2_77.pdf — access key 'C' (0.09 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Track chartsRV Clione CLI2/77 cruise track — trk1908.html
Biology and fisheries 
ZooplanktonQuantity: number of samples = 3
Eggs and larvaeQuantity: number of samples = 17
Description: physiology,pathology studies
Other biological/fisheries measurementQuantity: number of samples = 57
Description: aquaculture