RV Corella 9/82

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corella (74CX)
Cruise identifier9/82
Cruise period1982-06-14 — 1982-06-29
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To determine the distribution and abundance of 0-group gadoids in the North Sea, west of 0º and south of 59º 30'N, being the English contribution to the ICES coordinated programme.
2. To test the 2 square metre frame trawl for the sampling of 0-group gadoids. There was no time to attempt this aim.
3. Collection of samples of Gasterosteus aculeatus for Dr Miller (University of Bristol) and Cyclopterus lumpus for Dr Greer Walker. No Gasterosteus were caught but two Cyclopterus were caught and returned to the library.
Chief scientistJohn D Riley (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Corella 9/82 cruise report corella9_82.pdf (0.08 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificW. North Sea
Track chartsRV Corella 9/82 cruise track — trk2803.html
Physical oceanography 
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 47
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 47
Description: International Young Gadoid pelagic trawls.