RV Corella 12/81

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corella (74CX)
Cruise identifier12/81
Cruise period1981-09-28 — 1981-10-13
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To carry out the ICES herring larvae survey between 53º30' N and 56ºN.
2. To carry out comparative hauls with the Dutch vessel ROSEMARIE, each vessel using its high speed plankton sampler in the normal way.
3. To fish the English and Dutch sampler alongside each other in the English manner.
Chief scientistJ P Bridger (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Corella 12/81 cruise report corella12_81.pdf (0.14 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificNorth Sea/ N.E. Coast
Track chartsRV Corella 12/81 cruise track — trk2679.html
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 106
Description: T only
Biology and fisheries 
PhytoplanktonQuantity: number of stations = 121
ZooplanktonQuantity: number of stations = 121
Description: 106 surface