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Cruise inventory

RV Corella 4/80

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corella (74CX)
Cruise identifier4/80
Cruise period1980-03-17 — 1980-04-02
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Chief scientistA K Steele (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory), Stuart R Jones (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
North Sea
Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
Bristol Channel
SpecificIrish Sea, North Sea
Track chartsRV Corella 4/80 cruise track — trk2490.html RV Corella 4/80 cruise track — trk2490b.html RV Corella 4/80 cruise track — trk2490c.html
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 74
Description: S only 27 bottom
Current metersQuantity: 5
Description: deployment only.
Other contaminant measurementsQuantity: number of samples = 74
Description: 137 Cs
Biology and fisheries 
ZoobenthosQuantity: 9
Description: radioactivity assay
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 2
Description: radioactivity assay
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 10
Description: radioactivity assay
MolluscsQuantity: 5
Description: radioactivity assay
CrustaceansQuantity: 2
Description: radioactivity assay