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Celtic Explorer CE12014

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Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Celtic Explorer (45CE)
Cruise identifierCE12014
Cruise period2012-10-09 — 2012-10-29
StatusCompleted
Port of departureGalway, Ireland
Port of returnCork, Ireland
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesCeltic Sea Herring Acoustic Survey. Determine the relative abundance and age structure of pre-spawning aggregations of herring in the Celtic Sea south of Ireland. This survey is internationally coordinated through ICES.
Chief scientistCiaran O'Donnell (Marine Institute Galway)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralCeltic Sea
SpecificSouth and west of Ireland.