RV Cirolana CIR4A/85

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Cirolana (74CZ)
Cruise identifierCIR4A/85
Cruise period1985-05-08 — 1985-05-10
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. Performance trials of SM600 sonar
2. Training in the use of the sonar
3. Preliminary trials of the multinet discrete layer sampler
Chief scientistRonald B Mitson (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Cirolana CIR4A/85 cruise report ci4a_85.pdf (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 1
Description: A multinet sampler tow took place at the end of the cruise.
Gear researchDescription: Gear testing took place on the first few days of the cruise. No. of tests not noted.