Cruise inventory

RV Cirolana CIR2/99

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Cirolana (74CZ)
Cruise identifierCIR2/99
Cruise period1999-03-01 — 1999-03-30
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
PurposeCommercial
ObjectivesTo monitor distribution and abundance of commercial fish species for stock assessment purposes.
Chief scientistJohn H Nichols (Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science Lowestoft Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Cirolana CIR2/99 cruise report ci2_99.pdf — access key 'C' (0.43 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralCeltic Sea
SpecificSouth-Western Approaches, western English Channel
Track chartsRV Cirolana CIR2/99 cruise track — ci2_99trk.pdf (0.09 MB) 
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Quantity: activity duration in days = 25
Description: Continuous surface salinity temperature measurements - daily bottle calibration
CTD stationsQuantity: number of profiles = 59
Description: Temperature, salinity depth profiles at each trawl station or group of stations - from surface to bottom
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 75
Description: Bottom trawls with Portuguese high headline trawl
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 75
Description: Bottom trawls with Portuguese high headline trawl