RV Clione CLI1B/74
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Clione (74CN)|
|Cruise period||1974-01-09 — 1974-01-18|
|Port of departure||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1 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 scientist||R Colin A Bannister (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.15 MB)|
|Water bottle stations||Quantity: number of stations = 5|
Description: 1 with S only Cr. 1B
|Biology and fisheries|
|Pelagic fish||Quantity: number of stations = 2|
|Demersal fish||Quantity: number of stations = 2|
|Taggings||Quantity: number of stations = 29|
Description: population structures
|Taggings||Quantity: number of specimens = 1624|
Description: Plaice tagged and released.
|Routine standard measurements|