Cruise inventory

RV Corella 18/77

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corella (74CX)
Cruise identifier18/77
Cruise period1977-12-06 — 1977-12-18
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To identify pelagic fish concentrations by trawling.
2. To study size distributions of mackerel within shoals.
3. To study colour preference by mackerel taken on "feathers".
4. To carry live mackerel back to Lowestoft in deck tanks.
Chief scientistStephen J Lockwood (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Corella 18/77 cruise report corella18_77.pdf — access key 'C' (0.12 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
Track chartsRV Corella 18/77 cruise track — trk1939.html
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 7
Description: (distribution)