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RV Clione CLI1B/74

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI1B/74
Cruise period1974-01-09 — 1974-01-18
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1 To tag plaice on the spawning grounds in the German Bight, Southern
Bight and Eastern English Channel.
2. To collect blood, tissue, heart, liver and eye, from plaice in these three areas for an investigation of sub-stock typing systems.
3. To collect samples of stomachs of fish predators of plaice egg and larvae in the Southern Bight (D Tungate).
4. To examine turbot trematodes for ripe proglottides and collect trematode eggs (R Leppington Clarke).
Chief scientistR Colin A Bannister (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI1B/74 cruise report clione1b_74.pdf — access key 'C' (0.15 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
North Sea
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 5
Description: 1 with S only Cr. 1B
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of stations = 2
Demersal fish
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 2
TaggingsQuantity: number of stations = 29
Description: population structures
TaggingsQuantity: number of specimens = 1624
Description: Plaice tagged and released.
Routine standard measurements