RV Clione CLI14A/84

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI14A/84
Cruise period1984-11-28 — 1984-12-07
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnBarry, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To carry out a baseline hydrocarbon survey in exploration areas in the Celtic Sea, and in the Bristol Channel.
2. To collect by trawling samples of commercial fish species (25 specimens of each species) from the Celtic Deep. This is part of the ICES Baseline Survey of Contaminant levels.
Chief scientistRobin John Law (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Burnham Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI14A/84 cruise report clione14_84.pdf (0.14 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
SpecificCeltic Sea/ Bristol Channel/ Liverpool Bay
Track chartsRV Clione CLI14A/84 cruise track — trk3041.html
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 36
Description: surface only
Chlorinated hydrocarbonsQuantity: number of samples = 38