RV Clione CLI8/83
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Clione (74CN)|
|Cruise period||1983-06-08 — 1983-06-30|
|Port of departure||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To determine the distribution and abundance of 0-group gadoids in the North Sea, west of 1º E and south of 60º N, being the English contribution to the ICES co-ordinated programme.
2. To collect samples of 0-group gadoids of different species from the same area for a comparative study of their feeding.
3. To locate and define the north-east coast front and to sample plankton in relation to it.
4. To test the new Guildline/Oriel towed environmental sensor.
|Chief scientist||T J Hulme (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Project||ICES O-Group Gadoid Survey|
|Cruise report||(0.15 MB)|
|CTD stations||Quantity: number of stations = 23|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Zooplankton||Quantity: number of samples = 24|
|Pelagic fish||Quantity: number of hauls = 47|