RV Tellina 4B/72

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Tellina (74TE)
Cruise identifier4B/72
Cruise period1972-04-28 — 1972-05-11
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To examine, by diving and grabbing, the benthos in and around suction dredge workings in the gravel dredging area off Hastings.
2. To collect a fish sample, by trawling, for Dr J Portmann.
3. To survey the queen stocks off Newhaven.
Chief scientistMichael S Rolfe (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Burnham Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Tellina 4B/72 cruise report tellina04b_72.pdf (0.20 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificSouthwest of Dover Strait
Biology and fisheries 
ZoobenthosQuantity: 12
Geology and geophysics 
DredgeQuantity: number of deployments = 24
Description: physical analysis
Other geological/geophysical measurementsQuantity: 3
Description: other obs. by diving