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RV Tellina 10/69

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Tellina (74TE)
Cruise identifier10/69
Cruise period1969-12-01 — 1969-12-08
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
ObjectivesI. To make a 2 m beam trawl and otter trawl survey of Sizewell and
Newcome Bariks for sole and other flat fish.
2. Further trials of an experimental 2 m beam trawl for young sole.
3. Comparative trials of trammel nets shot across or up and down tide.
4. To catch live fish for hatchery and experimental use.
Chief scientistJohn D Riley (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Tellina 10/69 cruise report tellina10_69.pdf — access key 'C' (0.07 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishDescription: 2m beam and otter trawls, including 0-group sole and plaice
Gear researchQuantity: number of flights = 2
Description: pair of trammel nets shot up and down the tide, trials
Gear researchDescription: light agricultural harrow tests
Other biological/fisheries measurementDescription: adult flounders and 0-group cod, whiting and sole brought to laboratory