RV Clione CLI15B/81

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI15B/81
Cruise period1981-12-14 — 1981-12-16
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To check the Decca dumping ground navigation equipment
2. To check the stability of acoustic survey towed body TM1.
3. To test various new polycarbonate transducer arrays
Chief scientistMichael H Beach (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI15B/81 cruise report clione15b_81.pdf (0.08 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
North Sea
SpecificRiver Stow estuary
Biology and fisheries 
Gear researchDescription: A number of gear research trials took place during the cruise. No. of trials not noted.