FV Devonian DEV_OCT80

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FV Devonian (746D)
Cruise identifierDEV_OCT80
Cruise period1980-10-15 — 1980-10-19
Port of departureDartmouth, United Kingdom
Port of returnDartmouth, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo lay a Waverider buoy 0.5N mile ENE of Channel Light Vessel.
To recover two scientists from light vessel who had been installing experimental equipment.
To place on board light vessel one scientist to carry out experiment.
Chief scientistJohn D Humphery (Institute of Oceanographic Sciences Taunton)
Cruise reportFV Devonian DEV_OCT80 cruise report devonian_oct80.pdf (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
SpecificChannel Light Vessel
Biology and fisheries 
Gear researchQuantity: number of deployments = 1
Description: Echo-sounder was tested on the cruise.