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Cruise inventory

RV Tellina 3/69

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Tellina (74TE)
Cruise identifier3/69
Cruise period1969-04-08 — 1969-04-26
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo determine (1) the absolute density of escallops and (2) the dredging
efficiency of the Baird sledge dredge on a selected area on the Eddystone escallop
grounds by the cumulative catch method, supplemented by a short tern tagging
experiment, grabbing with a 1/2 sq m Baird grab, and underwater photography.
Chief scientistMichael S Rolfe (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Burnham Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Tellina 3/69 cruise report tellina03_69.pdf — access key 'C' (0.09 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
Biology and fisheries 
MolluscsDescription: 175 caught and 691 shell painted escallops recaptured
TaggingsQuantity: number of specimens = 3350
Description: escallops caught and shells painted
TaggingsQuantity: number of specimens = 1600
Description: escallops caught and tagged