Cruise inventory

RV Corystes COR8/96

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corystes (74RY)
Cruise identifierCOR8/96
Cruise period1996-06-06 — 1996-06-20
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To track cod equipped with long-life transponding acoustic tags and to estimate their swimming speed and orientation by simultaneous use of the sector scanning sonar and acoustic Doppler current profiler (ADCP).
2. To estimate depths of neutral buoyancy of cod in relation to the time allowed for pressure adaptation.
Chief scientistGeoffrey P Arnold (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Corystes COR8/96 cruise report co8_96.pdf — access key 'C' (0.16 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificSouthern North Sea
Track chartsRV Corystes COR8/96 cruise track — trk4233.html
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
Other biological/fisheries measurementQuantity: number of measurements = 1
Description: tracks of acoustically tagged plaice
Other biological/fisheries measurementQuantity: number of measurements = 3
Description: tracks of acoustically tagged cod