RV Corella 13/71

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corella (74CX)
Cruise identifier13/71
Cruise period1971-08-11 — 1971-08-25
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo determine the reaction of plaice to towed bodies, by attacking plaice, fitted with acoustic transponding tags, as directed by CLIONE.
Chief scientistLeon Birkett (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Corella 13/71 cruise report corella13_71.pdf (0.20 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Specific52-53.30N 01-04E
Physical oceanography 
BathythermographQuantity: number of deployments = 6
Description: mechanical
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 6
Current metersDescription: 14 hours
Biology and fisheries 
Other biological/fisheries measurementDescription: fish behaviour
Occasional standard measurements
Other meteorological measurementsQuantity: number of observations = 64
Description: sea and swell