Cruise inventory

RV Clione CLI6B/84

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI6B/84
Cruise period1984-05-22 — 1984-05-25
StatusCompleted
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To locate and investigate spawning bass by trawling and egg and larval surveys.
2. To obtain visible bass eggs and incubate them at a range of temperatures.
3. To tag adult bass on the spawning grounds.
4. To survey the North Sea south of 52º N and the English Channel east of 0º for sole egg abundance, using the MAFF 53cm plankton sampler.
Chief scientistBrenda M Thompson (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI6B/84 cruise report clione6_84.pdf — access key 'C' (0.15 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificS. North Sea, English Channel, Bristol Channel
Track chartsRV Clione CLI6B/84 cruise track — trk3031.html
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 38
Chemical oceanography 
OxygenQuantity: number of stations = 38
pHQuantity: number of stations = 38
Biology and fisheries 
ZooplanktonQuantity: number of stations = 38