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Cruise inventory

RV Tellina 8B/67

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Tellina (74TE)
Cruise identifier8B/67
Cruise period1967-09-27 — 1967-10-05
Port of departureFalmouth, United Kingdom
Port of returnFalmouth, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To continue the determination of the distribution, abundance and condition of scallops off the Cornish and Devonshire coast, commencing at Lizard Point and working eastwards.
2. To continue the search for 0+ to 2+ group scallops on the commercial grounds with weed rakes and lined dredges fitted with blade bars.
Chief scientistMichael S Rolfe (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Burnham Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Tellina 8B/67 cruise report tellina08b_67.pdf — access key 'C' (0.08 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
North Sea
Celtic Sea
Biology and fisheries 
CrustaceansQuantity: number of hauls = 32
Description: 11 had to be abandoned, very poor catches of scallops