RV Clione CLI1/83
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Clione (74CN)|
|Cruise period||1983-01-06 — 1983-01-17|
|Port of departure||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To carry out an acoustic survey for sprat, as part of an ICES co-ordinated programme, in the Thames Estuary, Southern Bight, Wash and west central North Sea, north to 54º 30' N and offshore to 4º 30' E.
2. To sample any major concentrations with a mid-water trawl.
3. To undertake an intership calibration run with RV EXPLORER.
4. To collect species of fish for fish identification courses. Cancelled due to a lack of suitable traces.
|Chief scientist||P O Johnson (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Project||ICES Sprat Acoustic Survey (Fr)|
|Cruise report||(0.15 MB)|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Pelagic fish||Quantity: number of hauls = 5|
Description: hauls made using an International Young Gadoid Trawl
|Acoustic reflection on marine organisms.||Quantity: track kilometres = 2461.308|