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RV Cirolana CIR1/92

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Cirolana (74CZ)
Cruise identifierCIR1/92
Cruise period1992-01-03 — 1992-01-10
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To obtain samples of "core" fish species from National Monitoring Plan stations in the Southern North Sea and the English Channel. If time permits, further sampling will be carried out in the Bristol Channel.
2. To carry out a brief survey of aggregate treatment and reference sites off North Nofolk.
Both aims were successfully completed.
Chief scientistColin R Allchin (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Burnham Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Cirolana CIR1/92 cruise report ci1_92.pdf — access key 'C' (0.07 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
North Sea
SpecificNational Monitoring Plan stations in Southern North Sea, English Channel and sites off North Norfolk
Track chartsRV Cirolana CIR1/92 cruise track — trk3726.html
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 20
Geology and geophysics 
GrabQuantity: number of samples = 10
Description: Sediment samples taken with a Hamon grab