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RV Corella 2A/70

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corella (74CX)
Cruise identifier2A/70
Cruise period1970-02-06 — 1970-02-15
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnPlymouth, United Kingdom
Objectives1. Echo survey in area bounded by Portland-Alderney in the east to
Lands End-Ushant in the west.
2. Mid-water and bottom trawling south of the Eddystone.
3. Temperature readings in relation to schooling of pelagic fish.
4. Blood sampling of pelagic fish for serological studies.
Chief scientistG C Bolster (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Corella 2A/70 cruise report corella2a_70.pdf — access key 'C' (0.14 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
Bay of Biscay
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 3
Description: blood sampling pelagic fish
Acoustic reflection on marine organisms.Description: echo survey
Other meteorological measurementsDescription: sea and swell