RV Corella 11/81

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corella (74CX)
Cruise identifier11/81
Cruise period1981-09-02 — 1981-09-19
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To assess the stocks of scallops in Cardigan Bay including that part within the three mile limit.
2. To determine stocks of scallops in ICES rectangle ZZ99 (E5 29) off Plymouth.
3. Comparison of efficiency of Newhaven and French dredges where ground permits.
4. Brief examination of the grounds in the eastern Channel and to the west of Lundy Island if time available.
Chief scientistD Key (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Corella 11/81 cruise report corella11_81.pdf (0.07 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
Bristol Channel
SpecificCardigan Bay; English Channel; Bristol Channel
Track chartsRV Corella 11/81 cruise track — trk2678.html RV Corella 11/81 cruise track — trk2678a.html
Biology and fisheries 
CrustaceansQuantity: number of stations = 164
Description: worked using Newhaven dredges for scallops.