RV Clione CLI13/67

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI13/67
Cruise period1967-12-05 — 1967-12-19
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To carry out an echo and fishing survey for sprat in the Bristol Channel region.
This will involve the use of 30 kHz and 100 kHz echo sounders, the latter with counting equipment fishing will be carried out with the Engels midwater trawl and headline transducer.
2. Surface temperature and salinity observations will be made.
3. Two anchored stations will be laid in the vicinity of the Corton Lightvessel at the beginning of the trip and taken up on return. Staff for this operation (J. Ramster, G. C. Baxter and A. Jefferies - Plessey U.K.) will sail with the vessel and be taken off by Gorleston pilot.
Chief scientistP O Johnson (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI13/67 cruise report clione13_67.pdf (0.23 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Physical oceanography 
Other physical oceanographic measurementsDescription: moored ocean.station