RV Tellina 6/81

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Tellina (74TE)
Cruise identifier6/81
Cruise period1981-09-01 — 1981-09-28
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To carry out the English component to the international young flatfish assessment programme in the North Sea and eastern English Channel.
2. To carry out a survey of the distribution and abundance of all young fish along the eastern English Channel.
Chief scientistRichard Simon Millner (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Tellina 6/81 cruise report tellina6_81.pdf (0.15 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificR. Humber (N. Foreland)
Track chartsRV Tellina 6/81 cruise track — trk2688.html
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 207
Description: surface only
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 528
Description: Four hundred and sixty five beam trawl stations and sixty three push net stations completed. All young fish caught were identified and measured.
Geology and geophysics 
GrabQuantity: number of samples = 207