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RV Clione CLI3/73

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI3/73
Cruise period1973-01-31 — 1973-02-13
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To determine the efficiency of CORELLA's Granton trawl for catching plaice fitted with acoustic transponding tags (continuation from CLIONE 16/1972).
2. To test a tagged cod release cage.
3. To investigate the detection of seine ropes on the sea bed.
Chief scientistA R Margetts (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI3/73 cruise report clione3_73.pdf — access key 'C' (0.15 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Physical oceanography 
Current meters
Biology and fisheries 
Gear researchDescription: Granton trawl,sector scanning sonar,acoustic transponder tag,fishing gear efficiency