Cruise inventory

RV Cirolana CIR3/70

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Cirolana (74CZ)
Cruise identifierCIR3/70
Cruise period1970-09-23 — 1970-09-27
Port of departureGrimsby, United Kingdom
Port of returnGrimsby, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To make a survey of the distribution and abundance of 0-group fish of commercial species in the vicinity of Iceland.
2. To ta cod in the East Greenland - Dohrn Bank area.
3. To make a groundfish survey on Faroe Bank.
4. To collect cod heads for pineal histology studies.
5. To collect cod blood for immunogenetic studies.
6. To collect small halibut and bring them back alive for Dr Purdom.

No aims achieved as all required use of the winch broke and the cruise was abandoned.
Chief scientistBrian W Jones (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Cirolana CIR3/70 cruise report ci03_70.pdf — access key 'C' (0.08 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Greenland Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)