RV Clione CLI8/82

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI8/82
Cruise period1982-06-14 — 1982-07-03
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To carry out a groundfish survey in the Celtic Sea and Western Approaches.
2. To carry out a TTN survey for fish eggs and larvae.
3. To recover a current meter rig and sediment trap moored in the Nab Tower area.
Chief scientistKeith M Brander (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI8/82 cruise report clione8_82.pdf (0.17 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
Bay of Biscay
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificWest Channel/Bristol Channel/Celtic Sea
Track chartsRV Clione CLI8/82 cruise track — trk2832.html RV Clione CLI8/82 cruise track — trk2832a.html
Physical oceanography 
Current metersDescription: 1 current meter recovered;8 days
Biology and fisheries 
PhytoplanktonQuantity: number of hauls = 43
Description: TTN hauls
ZooplanktonQuantity: number of hauls = 43
Description: TTN hauls
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 43