RV Cirolana CIR2/02

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Cirolana (74CZ)
Cruise identifierCIR2/02
Cruise period2002-03-04 — 2002-04-03
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
ObjectivesOne of a series of trawl surveys to obtain information on the distribution, size composition and abundance of fish species in the Celtic Sea.
Chief scientistStephen Warnes (Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science Lowestoft Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Cirolana CIR2/02 cruise report ci2_02.pdf (0.32 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
Celtic Sea
SpecificCeltic Sea, South-Western Approaches, Western English Channel
Physical oceanography 
CTD stationsQuantity: number of profiles = 9
Description: CTD profiles: temperature, salinity
Biology and fisheries 
ZoobenthosQuantity: number of hauls = 33
Description: Beam trawl, species composition
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 72
Description: Bottom trawl, length and age samples