RV Clione CLI12/82

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI12/82
Cruise period1982-09-07 — 1982-09-27
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To carry out the annual survey of 0- and 1- group gadoids in the Irish Sea.
2. To sample stomach contents of a range of species for use with multi-species assessment models.
3. To repeat part of the Irish Sea groundfish survey in Cardigan Bay.
4. To complete the groundfish survey in the Celtic Sea started on CLIONE cruise 8.
5. To collect samples of plaice and sole from NE Irish Sea for AEP 2.
Chief scientistDavid J Symonds (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI12/82 cruise report clione12_82.pdf (0.14 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
SpecificIrish Sea/Celtic Sea
Track chartsRV Clione CLI12/82 cruise track — trk2836.html
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 53
Description: population structures