Cruise inventory

MFV Enterprise 1006H

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)MFV Enterprise (74IC)
Cruise identifier1006H
Cruise period2006-07-03 — 2006-07-20
StatusCompleted
Port of departureFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Port of returnFraserburgh, United Kingdom
PurposeFisheries
ObjectivesTo conduct an acoustic survey to estimate the abundance and distribution of herring in the north western North Sea and west of Scotland (ICES area VIa(N) as part of the ICES International North Sea Herring Acoustic Survey.
Chief scientistFrederick Armstrong (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
ProjectInternational North Sea Herring Acoustic Survey
Coordinating bodyICES
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificInland sea off the West coast of Scotland and NE Atlantic
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 33
Description: Pelagic trawls for herring
Acoustic reflection on marine organisms.Quantity: data volume in gigabytes = 20
Description: GB of acoustic data at 38, 120 and 200 kHz