RV Clione CLI3/81

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI3/81
Cruise period1981-02-20 — 1981-03-11
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To tag I and II group gadoids.
2. To collect samples of fish for the Environmental Archaelogical Unit, York.
Additional aims:
3. To collect ripe male and female plaice for Dr M Greer-Walker.
4. To obtain otoliths from cod, haddock and whiting to supplement the routine commercial fishing vessel sampling programme.
Chief scientistDavid J Symonds (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI3/81 cruise report clione3_81.pdf (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificNorth Sea
Track chartsRV Clione CLI3/81 cruise track — trk2655.html
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 102
Description: distribution,population structures
TaggingsQuantity: number of specimens = 4717
Description: cod tagged.