Cruise inventory

RV Corystes COR1/88

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corystes (74RY)
Cruise identifierCOR1/88
Cruise period1988-04-28 — 1988-05-06
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To evaluate the new control and data logging system of the sector scanning sonar unit under operational conditions.
2. To test the prototype transponding acoustic tilt tag being developed for IMR, Bergen.
3. To test for possible behavioural reactions of fish to the discrete tones generated by the propulsion motors with the smoothing chokes out of circuit.
Chief scientistGeoffrey P Arnold (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Corystes COR1/88 cruise report co1_88.pdf — access key 'C' (0.16 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificSuffolk coast
Physical oceanography 
Current metersQuantity: number of deployments = 2
Description: Moorings deployed, each with 2 current meters. Both moorings recovered
Biology and fisheries 
Other biological/fisheries measurementDescription: Fish behaviour studies