Cruise inventory

RV Corella 6/69

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corella (74CX)
Cruise identifier6/69
Cruise period1969-03-31 — 1969-04-09
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To survey the distribution of plaice ova and larvae in the southern North
Sea with particular reference to larvae of an age such that they might
have developed from the ova whose distribution was measured during
CORELLA/CLIONE Cruises 2 and 3/1969.
2. To locate an area containing appreciable numbers of larvae and to measure
the vertical distribution of these using the changing net system.
3. To conduct trials using a standard Tin Tow net and a changing net sampler.
4. To conduct trials using a Boothbay net.
Chief scientistJohn W Talbot (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Corella 6/69 cruise report corella06_69.pdf — access key 'C' (0.12 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 143
Description: T surface only
Biology and fisheries 
PhytoplanktonQuantity: number of stations = 143