RV Tellina 11/72

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Tellina (74TE)
Cruise identifier11/72
Cruise period1972-11-23 — 1972-12-21
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To carry out a comparative benthos survey of areas which have been dredged for gravel and those for which permission to dredge has been requested.
2. To carry out a comparative fishing survey of the same areas.
Chief scientistMichael J Holden (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Tellina 11/72 cruise report tellina11_72.pdf (0.17 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Biology and fisheries 
ZoobenthosQuantity: 89
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 7
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 7
Geology and geophysics 
DredgeQuantity: number of deployments = 85
Description: 80 physical analysis
Other geological/geophysical measurementsQuantity: 89
Description: effects of gravel/sand extraction