RV Cirolana CIR2/82
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Cirolana (74CZ)|
|Cruise period||1982-01-27 — 1982-02-15|
|Port of departure||Grimsby, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Grimsby, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To participate in the ICES international young fish survey for 1-group herring and gadoids.
2. To sample post-larval herring using the Isaacs Kidd midwater trawl.
3. To take surface and bottom temperature and salinity readings on each trawl.
|Chief scientist||W G Parnell (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.17 MB)|
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
|Water bottle stations||Quantity: number of stations = 50|
Description: top & bottom S only
|Biology and fisheries|
|Pelagic fish||Quantity: number of hauls = 68|
Description: tows made using the Isaacs Kid trawl.
|Demersal fish||Quantity: number of hauls = 50|
Description: GOV trawls carried out in 34 out of the 35 ICES rectangles allocated to England.
|Demersal fish||Quantity: number of hauls = 6|
Description: GOV trawls made off the Dutch coast to determine whether cod were present in sufficient numbers for tagging.