RV Clione CLI7/83

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI7/83
Cruise period1983-05-13 — 1983-05-31
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To test the 38 kHz acoustic survey system.
2. Deploy and test the near-bed current velocity measuring system.
3. Check and calibrate the new sector scanner transducer.
4. Carry out trials of a pressure measuring tag.
5. Test the new headline transducer winch.
Chief scientistRonald B Mitson (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI7/83 cruise report clione7_83.pdf (0.20 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
SpecificS.W. Coast
Track chartsRV Clione CLI7/83 cruise track — trk2949.html
Physical oceanography 
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 1
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 4
Geology and geophysics 
Other geological/geophysical measurementsQuantity: number of deployments = 16
Description: Testing acoustic gear of various types