RV Clione CLI4A/84

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI4A/84
Cruise period1984-03-16 — 1984-03-29
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo sample pelagic species particularly sprat using a midwater trawl. Histological collections to be made with particular reference to the ovary.
Chief scientistMichael Greer-Walker (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI4A/84 cruise report clione4_84.pdf (0.14 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
North Sea
SpecificSouthern Bight/ English Channel
Track chartsRV Clione CLI4A/84 cruise track — trk3026.html RV Clione CLI4A/84 cruise track — trk3026a.html RV Clione CLI4A/84 cruise track — trk3026b.html
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 6
Description: bottom only
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 29