RV Clione CLI12A/71

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI12A/71
Cruise period1971-11-11 — 1971-11-16
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To collect material for studies on the pineal complex of cod.
2. To collect cod blood samples for immunogenetic studies.
3. To make measurements of light transmission through fish skulls.
4. To collect ray parasites for Dr G Kearn of UEA.
5. To collect live plaice for Mr Scholes.
6. To collect plaice muscle samples for Dr M G Walker.
7. To collect fillets of cod and small fish for fish food.
Chief scientistVictor J Bye (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI12A/71 cruise report clione12a_71.pdf (0.10 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 13