RV Tellina 6/72

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Tellina (74TE)
Cruise identifier6/72
Cruise period1972-06-12 — 1972-06-25
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo carry out a detailed survey of the benthos and sediments of the Outer Thames Estuary with particular reference to the sewage sludge dumping ground in the Barrow Deep.
Chief scientistRichard G J Shelton (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Tellina 6/72 cruise report tellina06_72.pdf (0.16 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Chemical oceanography 
Trace elementsQuantity: 73
Other contaminant measurementsQuantity: 73
Description: solid waste pollution
Biology and fisheries 
Particulate organic matter (inc POC, PON)Quantity: 73
Dissolved organic matter (inc DOC)Quantity: 73
ZoobenthosQuantity: 73
Geology and geophysics 
DredgeQuantity: number of deployments = 73
Description: physical analysis