Cruise inventory

RV Clione CLI6/70

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI6/70
Cruise period1970-04-10 — 1970-04-21
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. In collaboration with HMS ECHO to carry out trials with the ARL
Scanner in the Thames Estuary on behalf of the Ministry of
Technology's Committee on Marine Technology.
2. To study the sea-bed in marine gravel extraction areas using the
ARL Scanner.
Chief scientistArthur J Lee (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory), Ronald B Mitson (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI6/70 cruise report clione6_70.pdf — access key 'C' (0.21 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
Physical oceanography 
Current metersDescription: DRCM
Suspended matterDescription: suspended load
Other meteorological measurementsDescription: sea and swell
Geology and geophysics 
DredgeQuantity: number of deployments = 4
Long/short range side scan sonarQuantity: number of hauls = 21
Description: ARL Scanner