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RV Corystes COR10A/91

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corystes (74RY)
Cruise identifierCOR10A/91
Cruise period1991-10-09 — 1991-10-14
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To investigate diseases of dab.
2. To investigate diseases of other commercial fish.
3. To sample from dab livers for EROD activity, bile, metabolites and blood for lysozyme levels (extra sub aim).
4. To collect samples of fish for contaminant analysis.
5. To take sediment and water samples for analysis for organic contaminants.
Chief scientistD Bucke (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Fish Disease Laboratory Weymouth)
ProjectNSTF
Cruise reportRV Corystes COR10A/91 cruise report co10a_91.pdf — access key 'C' (0.09 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificNorth Sea
Track chartsRV Corystes COR10A/91 cruise track — trk3717.html
Measurements 
Contamination 
Other contaminant measurementsQuantity: number of stations = 7
Description: for various contaminants
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 24
Description: various samples for histological & physiological examination
Geology and geophysics 
GrabQuantity: number of samples = 14