RV Corella 18/71

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corella (74CX)
Cruise identifier18/71
Cruise period1971-12-04 — 1971-12-17
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo determine the reactions of plaice to a Granton Trawl by extending the
series of experiments carried out on cruises CLIONE 9/71 and CORELLA 13/71.
Chief scientistI L Davies (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Corella 18/71 cruise report corella18_71.pdf (0.11 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Specific51;30-53N 01.40-05E
Physical oceanography 
BathythermographQuantity: number of deployments = 4
Description: mechanical
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 5
Description: surface T only
Current metersQuantity: number of deployments = 1
Biology and fisheries 
Gear research
Occasional standard measurementsQuantity: number of observations = 22
Other meteorological measurementsQuantity: number of observations = 48
Description: sea and swell