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RV Cefas Endeavour 12/10

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Cefas Endeavour (74E9)
Cruise identifier12/10
Cruise period2010-07-17 — 2010-07-31
Port of departurePortland Harbour, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom

1. To undertake a beam trawl survey in the southern North Sea and eastern Channel as part of an ICES co-ordinated research programme.
2. To obtain fisheries independent data on the distribution and abundance of commercial flatfish species.
3. To collect biological data, including maturity and weight at age, of commercial species, to satisfy the requirements of the EU data regulations.
4. To identify the epibenthos by-catch taken in the 4-metre beam trawl and to quantify 12 species as agreed at the Beam Trawl Working Group.
5. To sample litter on every station
6. To collect isotope samples for Simon Jennings
7. To collect live dabs for brood stock for Stuart Hetherington
8. To tag and released rays for beam trawl survival rate study for Jim Ellis
9. To collect radiological samples for Paul Rumney in VIId.
Chief scientistSally Songer (Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science Lowestoft Laboratory)
Cruise programmeRV Cefas Endeavour 12/10 cruise programme endeavour12_10.pdf — access key 'C' (0.02 MB) 
Cruise reportRV Cefas Endeavour 12/10 cruise report endeavour12_10.pdf — access key 'C' (0.87 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
North Sea
Track chartsRV Cefas Endeavour 12/10 cruise track — endeavour12_10trk.pdf (0.20 MB)