Cruise inventory

RV Clione CLI10/67

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI10/67
Cruise period1967-10-13 — 1967-10-20
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnYarmouth, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo test tin tow nets:
(a) to test flow characteristics;
(b) trials with new flow meters in the pup samplers;
(c) testing new net indicator in the changing net device;
(d) to test the effect of clogging in the main filter.
2. To investigate escape from pup samplers.
3. To collect samples of blood from East Anglian herring.
4. To collect live sole for Dr. Purdom, live cod for Dr. Walker and live plaice for Mr Riley.

A few live plaice and cod were retained from the Well Bank area for Messrs. Replicate hauls with the 30-inch tin tow net and 'pup' samplers were completed off Southwold. Trawling for sole near Sizewell Bank was carried out at slack water
Chief scientistDerek Harding (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI10/67 cruise report clione10_67.pdf — access key 'C' (0.12 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificFlamborough Head and Southwold
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of measurements = 4
Description: Shots made with the Dutch herring trawl.
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of specimens = 14
Description: Herring used for sampling blood
Demersal fishQuantity: number of specimens = 30
Description: Sole retained
Gear researchQuantity: number of hauls = 1
Description: Carried out with the standard sampler
Gear researchQuantity: number of hauls = 7
Description: Replicate series of hauls carried out at 2 stations off Flamborough Head and off Southwold to test the new flow meters and compare catches