RV Clione CLI2C/71
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Clione (74CN)|
|Cruise period||1971-02-13 — 1971-02-22|
|Port of departure||Plymouth, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. Fish tracking with acoustic tag.
2. Measure seabed noise.
3. Test acoustic release system.
The measurement of the seabed niose generated at the large sand waves in the Sandettie area was carried out using two calibrated hydrophones. Range tests were carried out on the acoustic release interrogation system.
|Chief scientist||Ronald B Mitson (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.23 MB)|
|Specific||South Coast (Lyme Bay and Torquay)|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Taggings||Quantity: number of specimens = 4|
Description: Plaice tagged, released and tracked. 2 fishes were fitted with acoustic tags fitted into an experimental type of casing