Cruise inventory

RV Corella 8/81

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corella (74CX)
Cruise identifier8/81
Cruise period1981-06-12 — 1981-06-26
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
PurposeFisheries
Objectives1. To participate in the International North Sea 0-group survey.
Additional aim:
2. To measure the specific gravity and rate of rise of fish eggs, particuarly those of mackerel, during development.
Chief scientistDavid J Symonds (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Corella 8/81 cruise report corella8_81.pdf — access key 'C' (0.27 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificNorth Sea
Track chartsRV Corella 8/81 cruise track — trk2675.html
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
PhytoplanktonQuantity: number of hauls = 17
Description: 15-minute hauls made with a 2-metre plankton net.
ZooplanktonQuantity: number of hauls = 17
Description: 15-minute hauls made with a 2-metre plankton net.
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 44
Description: 1-hour hauls made with the International Young Gadoid Pelagic Trawl.