RRS Frederick Russell FR6/82

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RRS Frederick Russell (74GG)
Cruise identifierFR6/82
Cruise period1982-05-10 — 1982-05-20
Port of departureSouthampton, United Kingdom
Port of returnPlymouth, United Kingdom
ObjectivesExamination of the sea bed by TV and by grab and dredge sampling Fauna and deposits in tide swept areas and under more stable conditions in the western English Channel.
Chief scientistNigel A Holme (Marine Biological Association of the UK)
Cruise reportRRS Frederick Russell FR6/82 cruise report frederick_russell6_82.pdf (0.43 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
SpecificEnglish Channel (Lizard - IOW)
Track chartsRRS Frederick Russell FR6/82 cruise track — trk2755.html
Biology and fisheries 
ZoobenthosDescription: population studies using underwater:TV,photography,television
MolluscsDescription: underwater TV,underwater photography and television obs.
CrustaceansDescription: underwater TV,underwater photography and television obs.
Geology and geophysics 
Bottom photographyDescription: and underwater TV