RV Cefas Endeavour 05XA/11
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Cefas Endeavour (74E9)|
|Cruise period||2011-03-23 — 2011-03-26|
|Port of departure||Portland Harbour, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Plymouth, United Kingdom|
1. To acquire 100% coverage of designated areas of the Prawle Point to Plymouth Sound SAC with Multibeam swath bathymetry in partnership with NE.
2. Acoustic and underwater camera survey at Haig Fras SAC in partnership with JNCC.
After departing Portland (23/03/11) Cefas Endeavour will transit to the Prawle Point to Plymouth Sound SAC and continue a multibeam swath bathymetry survey for 3days (Aim 1) and, if time allows, 1 or 2 drop camera tows. There will then be a change of scientists in Plymouth (or any other suitable location dependant on weather) on the 26-27/03/11.
|Chief scientist||Paul Whormersley (Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science Lowestoft Laboratory)|
|Specific||English Channel (Prawle Point to Plymouth Sound SAC)|
|Track charts||(00 MB)|