Cruise inventory

RV Tellina 7/79

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Tellina (74TE)
Cruise identifier7/79
Cruise period1979-10-15 — 1979-10-31
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesTo conduct a pre-dredging survey over gravel extraction AREA 305/3, collecting
epibenthos by beam trawling and infauna and sediments by grabbing; direct observations of the sea bed using underwater TV and still camera, and to monitor turbidity in the area using a recording transmissometer.
Chief scientistMichael S Rolfe (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Burnham Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Tellina 7/79 cruise report tellina07_79.pdf — access key 'C' (0.08 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
PhytobenthosQuantity: number of hauls = 16
Description: 2m beam trawl
PhytobenthosQuantity: number of stations = 40
Description: grabs
ZoobenthosQuantity: number of stations = 40
Description: grabs
ZoobenthosQuantity: number of hauls = 16
Description: 2m beam trawl
Geology and geophysics 
GrabQuantity: number of stations = 40
Description: grabs