RV Corella 11/82
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Corella (74CX)|
|Cruise period||1982-07-22 — 1982-07-29|
|Port of departure||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To study jointly with RV CLIONE the diurnal movements of plaice on their feeding grounds by midwater trawling.
2. To carry out a benthos survey in the area to correlate food occurrence and distribution with feeding.
3. To continue measurements of irradiance in the sea.
|Chief scientist||P Scholes (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.07 MB)|
|Optics (eg underwater light levels)||Description: near surface observations were successfully made.|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Demersal fish||Quantity: number of hauls = 20|
Description: each of three hours duration to study behaviour
|Geology and geophysics|
|Grab||Quantity: number of deployments = 12|