Cruise inventory

RV Clione CLI1/81

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI1/81
Cruise period1981-01-06 — 1981-01-18
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
PurposeFisheries
Objectives1. To track mature acoustically tagged plaice on their spawning grounds using sector scanning sonar.
2. To test the 76 kHz long range tracking system.
Chief scientistMichael Greer-Walker (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI1/81 cruise report clione1_81.pdf — access key 'C' (0.08 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificSouthern Bight
Track chartsRV Clione CLI1/81 cruise track — trk2653.html
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
Acoustic reflection on marine organisms.Description: plaice on their spawning grounds using sector scanning sonar.
Gear researchDescription: testing of the 76 kHz long range tracking system.