RV Tellina 3/72

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Tellina (74TE)
Cruise identifier3/72
Cruise period1972-03-08 — 1972-03-23
Port of departureIpswich, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To lay and recover 3 inshore moored current meter rigs.
2. To work a number of hydrographic stations and make D.R.C.M. measurements.
3. To make one or more continuous releases of Rhodamine WT to be surveyed by CORELLA.
4. To take a number of grab samples in the area for the Burnham Laboratory.
Chief scientistT C Doddington (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Tellina 3/72 cruise report tellina03_72.pdf (0.11 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 99
Description: S only a total of 484 samples taken
Current metersQuantity: 3
Description: 5,3,7 days;3 drcm running for 12,5hrs each
Surface drifters/drifting buoysQuantity: 4
Description: bottom
Other physical oceanographic measurementsQuantity: 5
Description: dynamic diffusion;dye tracer