RV Corella 11/79
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Corella (74CX)|
|Cruise period||1979-09-13 — 1979-09-26|
|Port of departure||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To develop an effective system of sampling scallop populations using
French dredges, suitable for the vessel.
2. To survey for scallops in selected areas of the Channel between the
Isle of Wight and the Isles of Scilly, up to 40 miles offshore.
3. To dredge and compare results obtained in a number of areas previously
surveyed by the French research vessel LA PELAGIA.
4. To retrieve two toroidal buoy units (one off Lulworth and one off Start
Point) used for pectinid spat collection studies.
|Chief scientist||Andrew Franklin (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Burnham Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.13 MB)|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Molluscs||Quantity: number of hauls = 62|