Planned maintenance — 19th January 2018 12:00 to 22nd January 2018 14:00 [more]

Cruise inventory

RV Tellina 2/67

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Tellina (74TE)
Cruise identifier2/67
Cruise period1967-02-03 — 1967-02-08
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. Repeat standard tows with 4M modified boam trawl on Sizewell Bank
for 0-group sole .
2. Further trials of the new 3M sledge trawl for 0-group flatfish.
3. Otter trawling for larger sole and rays to determine size distribution
and reproductive conditions, in the Sizewell Bank area.
4. The collection of small sole (less than 30 mm) alive for laboratory
Chief scientistJohn D Riley (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Tellina 2/67 cruise report tellina02_67.pdf — access key 'C' (0.10 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 3
Description: only 5 R. clavata and no large sole caught
Pelagic fishDescription: 0-group sole brought back to laboratory
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 10
Description: sole
Gear researchDescription: 3m sledge trawl