Cruise inventory

RV Clione CLI14/87

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI14/87
Cruise period1987-11-09 — 1987-11-22
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To assess the distribution and abundance of scallop stocks between the Isle of Man and North Wales.
2. To sample bottom substrates and collect hydroids for scallop spatfall studies.
3. To obtain photographic and CCTV video records of the sea bed on one of the more productive grounds. The gear was not deployed due to prevailing poor sea conditions and lack of time.
Chief scientistPeter J Dare (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI14/87 cruise report clione14_87.pdf — access key 'C' (0.09 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
SpecificIsle of Man - North Wales
Track chartsRV Clione CLI14/87 cruise track — trk3394.html
Biology and fisheries 
MolluscsQuantity: number of hauls = 79
Description: tows for scallops using Newhaven scallop dredges.
Other biological/fisheries measurementQuantity: number of hauls = 7
Description: epibenthos sledges
Geology and geophysics 
DredgeQuantity: number of deployments = 72