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RV Clione CLI11/85

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI11/85
Cruise period1985-09-06 — 1985-09-26
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 Celtic Deeps Nephrops grounds.
3. To sample plaice and whiting from selected stations recording external disease conditions and preserving liver samples for subsequent pathological studies.
4. To bring back live mature female plaice and berried Nephrops.
5. To retrieve a current meter rig from Start Bay.
Chief scientistDavid J Symonds (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI11/85 cruise report clione11_85.pdf — access key 'C' (0.10 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
Bristol Channel
SpecificIrish Sea/ Celtic Deeps English Channel
Track chartsRV Clione CLI11/85 cruise track — trk3135.html RV Clione CLI11/85 cruise track — trk3135a.html
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 69
Description: trawl stations of the routine pre-recruit gadoid survey.