RV Clione CLI14B/84
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Clione (74CN)|
|Cruise period||1984-12-08 — 1984-12-18|
|Port of departure||Barry, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To collect samples of seawater for trace metals analysis from the Celtic Sea, Irish Sea and Liverpool Bay. It is hoped to carry out analysis of mercury, copper, lead and cadmium on board ship; further analysis will be carried out at Burnham.
2. To collect samples of fish if time allows (as aim 2 for part (a) of this cruise) from Cardigan Bay.
|Chief scientist||Michael Joseph Waldock (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Burnham Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.14 MB)|
|General||Irish Sea and St. George's Channel|
|Specific||Celtic Sea/ Bristol Channel/ Liverpool Bay|
|Trace metals||Quantity: number of samples = 52|
|Other contaminant measurements||Quantity: number of samples = 6|
Description: baseline study of contaminants in fish