RV Cirolana CIR2/72
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Cirolana (74CZ)|
|Cruise period||1972-02-03 — 1972-02-16|
|Port of departure||Grimsby, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Grimsby, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To participate in the ICES Young Herring Survey.
2. To make bottom temperature and salinity observations as required by the ICES hydrographer.
3. To monitor chlorophyll using a fluorometer for under way sampling.
4. To collect herring of the 1969 year class for Dr Portman.
|Chief scientist||A C Burd (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.12 MB)|
|Water bottle stations||Quantity: number of stations = 21|
Description: 1 with S only
|Biology and fisheries|
|Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)||Quantity: number of measurements = 52|
Description: obtained by fluorometer
|Pelagic fish||Quantity: number of hauls = 28|
Description: popul.surveys carried out with a dutch herring trawl
|Occasional standard measurements|
|Other meteorological measurements||Description: sea and swell|