RV Cirolana CIR11/83

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Cirolana (74CZ)
Cruise identifierCIR11/83
Cruise period1983-11-23 — 1983-12-19
Port of returnGrimsby, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To sample juvenile fish.
2. To sample pelagic fish shoals.
3. To sample demersal fish species in the western Celtic Sea and Bay of Biscay.
Chief scientistStephen J Lockwood (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Cirolana CIR11/83 cruise report ci11_83.pdf (0.26 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
Bay of Biscay
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificEnglish Channel/Celtic Sea, Biscay
Track chartsRV Cirolana CIR11/83 cruise track — trk2942.html
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Description: T only
Biology and fisheries 
NeustonQuantity: number of hauls = 9
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 21
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 59