RV Cirolana CIR1/84

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Cirolana (74CZ)
Cruise identifierCIR1/84
Cruise period1984-01-05 — 1984-01-30
ObjectivesBiological sampling
Chief scientistF R Harden-Jones (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory), John H Nichols (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Bay of Biscay
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificS. North Sea/ E. English Channel
Track chartsRV Cirolana CIR1/84 cruise track — trk3044.html RV Cirolana CIR1/84 cruise track — trk3044a.html
Physical oceanography 
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 122
Biology and fisheries 
PhytoplanktonQuantity: number of stations = 89
ZooplanktonQuantity: number of stations = 89
Eggs and larvaeQuantity: number of stations = 122
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 13