Cruise inventory

RV Corella 3/71

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corella (74CX)
Cruise identifier3/71
Cruise period1971-02-05 — 1971-02-14
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
ObjectivesI. To continue routine plankton surveys in the eastern Channel and
Southern Bight
2. To monitor turbidity and chlorophyll A in surface waters using
3. To collect chlorophyll samples for spectrophotometric analysis
and comparison with fluorometer results.
Chief scientistT Wyatt (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Corella 3/71 cruise report corella03_71.pdf — access key 'C' (0.08 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
North Sea
Specific49.30-53N 04W-05E
Physical oceanography 
BathythermographQuantity: number of deployments = 88
Description: mechanical
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 85
Description: surface only
Optics (eg underwater light levels)Description: optical properties cont.
Biology and fisheries 
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)Description: continuously
PhytoplanktonQuantity: number of stations = 97
ZooplanktonQuantity: number of stations = 97
Eggs and larvaeQuantity: number of stations = 97
Occasional standard measurements
Other meteorological measurementsDescription: sea and swell