Cruise inventory

RV Corella 14/79

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corella (74CX)
Cruise identifier14/79
Cruise period1979-11-29 — 1979-12-17
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To carry out groundfish surveys of the eastern and western English
2. To collect sediment samples at the groundfish survey stations in the
western channel.
3. To collect plaice ovaries for fecundity work (Dr Bannister).
4. To collect mixed gadoids for fish food (Dr Lincoln).
5. To collect a variety of fish for the fish identification course (Mr Blacker).
6. To complete 3 trawl hauls in the southern North Sea for pre-recruit
abundance estimation (Mr Jones).
Chief scientistR G Houghton (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Corella 14/79 cruise report corella14_79.pdf — access key 'C' (0.26 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
Track chartsRV Corella 14/79 cruise track — trk2384.html
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 30
Description: S surface 30 T bottom
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 30