RV Clione CLI8B/71

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI8B/71
Cruise period1971-07-17 — 1971-07-21
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnGrimsby, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To service the three United Kingdom (Lowestoft) moored current
meter stations of the ICES pilot North Sea current meter network.
2. To recover the 7 moored current meter stations established by the
R V CORELLA during Cruise 12.
Chief scientistJohn W Ramster (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI8B/71 cruise report clione8b_71.pdf (0.12 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 12
Description: 1 with S only
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 13
Surface drifters/drifting buoysQuantity: number of deployments = 200
Description: bottom
Other meteorological measurementsDescription: sea and swell