Cruise inventory

RV Celtic Voyager CV0711

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Celtic Voyager (45CV)
Cruise identifierCV0711
Cruise period2007-05-07 — 2007-05-16
StatusCompleted
Port of departureUnknown, Ireland
Port of returnUnknown, Ireland
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesExperimental trawling for Atlantic salmon post-smolts to:
Test a new pelagic trawl in open waters.
Train and familiarise technical and support starr on the operation and deployment of the trawl for further surveys.
Obtain samples ofpost-smolts for biological and genetic analyses.
Relate run timing, timing of migration, swimming speed, growth etc to oceanographic parameters.
Chief scientistNiall O'Maoiléidigh (Marine Institute Galway)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificIrish continental shelf.