RV Corella 1/82

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corella (74CX)
Cruise identifier1/82
Cruise period1982-01-05 — 1982-01-18
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo study the vertical distribution of plaice on their spawning grounds in relation to gonad maturation stage, time of day and state of tide.
Chief scientistGeoffrey P Arnold (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Corella 1/82 cruise report corella1_82.pdf (0.09 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificS. Bight
Track chartsRV Corella 1/82 cruise track — trk2794.html
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 28
Description: midwater trawls, each of 3h duration.
Geology and geophysics 
GrabQuantity: number of stations = 2