RV Cefas Endeavour 07/11
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Cefas Endeavour (74E9)|
|Cruise period||2011-04-28 — 2011-05-07|
|Port of departure||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
To describe the size and species structure of epifaunal communities in the Celtic Sea to provide production and diversity estimates. This will support the validation of models of benthic production and diversity in the Celtic Sea (Defra MF1001).
RV CEFAS ENDEAVOUR will sail from Lowestoft on 28th April and steam south to south-west to begin collection of infauna (Hamon grab) and associated biological data (2m beam trawl) from a grid covering ICES area VIIe (Start point/Lyme Bay and south of the Scilly Isles). RV CEFAS ENDEAVOUR will return to port in Lowestoft on 7 May.
|Chief scientist||Brian F M Harley (Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science Lowestoft Laboratory)|
|Specific||Southwestern Approaches (ICES area VIIe)|
|Track charts||(00 MB)|