RV Corella 5/71
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Corella (74CX)|
|Cruise period||1971-03-09 — 1971-03-16|
|Port of departure||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To carry out a survey of fish eggs and larvae in the Eastern Channel
and Southern Bight.
2. To monitor transparency, chlorophyll A and temperature continuously in
the sea surface water.
3. To collect surface salinity samples on each sampling station.
4. To measure temperatures and total illumination at different depths on
|Chief scientist||Derek Harding (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.14 MB)|
|Bathythermograph||Quantity: number of deployments = 23|
|Water bottle stations||Description: T surface only|
|CTD stations||Quantity: number of stations = 102|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)||Description: chlorophyll a continuously|
|Phytoplankton||Quantity: number of stations = 102|
|Zooplankton||Quantity: number of stations = 102|
|Eggs and larvae||Quantity: number of stations = 102|
|Occasional standard measurements|
|Other meteorological measurements||Description: sea and swell|