RV Clione CLI11/84

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI11/84
Cruise period1984-09-13 — 1984-10-03
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To carry out the annual survey of 0- and 1-group gadoids in the Irish Sea.
2. To repeat the standard trawl hauls on the Smalls Nephrops grounds.
3. To deploy a current meter rig off the Owers.
4. To pick up, service and relay a current meter rig in the North Channel.
5. To retrieve a current meter rig in Start Bay.
Chief scientistDavid J Symonds (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI11/84 cruise report clione11_84.pdf (0.13 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
SpecificIrish Sea/ W. English Channel
Track chartsRV Clione CLI11/84 cruise track — trk3038.html
Physical oceanography 
Current metersQuantity: number of deployments = 2
Description: Current meters recovered;14 days
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 38
Description: standard trawl hauls as part of the pre-recruit gadoid survey.