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RV Clione CLI9B/86

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI9B/86
Cruise period1986-07-25 — 1986-07-30
Port of departureFalmouth, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To estimate the abundance of hydroids and pre-recruit scallops in two sections of the western English Channel.
2. To sample bottom substrates for scallop spat.
3. To collect samples of hydroids and dragonets.
Chief scientistPeter J Dare (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI9B/86 cruise report clione9_86.pdf — access key 'C' (0.18 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
Bay of Biscay
SpecificCeltic Sea/ W. English Channel
Track chartsRV Clione CLI9B/86 cruise track — trk3255.html
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 13
MolluscsQuantity: number of hauls = 2
Description: scallop survey
Geology and geophysics 
Bottom photographyQuantity: number of stations = 4
Description: the sledge with CCTV and 35mm camera was deployed at 4 stations.