RV Clione CLI7B/84

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI7B/84
Cruise period1984-06-11 — 1984-06-16
Port of departurePlymouth, United Kingdom
Port of returnSouthampton, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To measure near bed currents and suspended particulate matter in the vicinity of the Start Bay dredged spoil dumpsite.
2. To collect cores from the site for metals analysis and radiometric dating.
Chief scientistSteven M Rowlatt (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Burnham Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI7B/84 cruise report clione7b_84.pdf (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
Track chartsRV Clione CLI7B/84 cruise track — trk3033.html
Physical oceanography 
Current metersQuantity: number of deployments = 2
Description: Current meters recovered;14 days
Geology and geophysics 
GrabQuantity: number of samples = 20
Description: Day grab
Core - soft bottomQuantity: number of cores = 16