RV Clione CLI1/85

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI1/85
Cruise period1985-01-04 — 1985-01-24
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To study the migration of plaice to and from their spawning grounds in the Eastern channel in relation to the lunar cycle.
2. To sample the maturity stages of plaice for histological analysis.
3. To study the reproductive biology of fish species on an opportunistic basis.
Chief scientistMichael Greer-Walker (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI1/85 cruise report clione1_85.pdf (0.10 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificSouth Falls/ Dover Strait
Track chartsRV Clione CLI1/85 cruise track — trk3124.html
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 22
Description: population structures