Cruise inventory

Eros 2007845

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Eros (58EO)
Cruise identifier2007845
Cruise period2007-03-16 — 2007-04-05
StatusCompleted
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. Acoustic assessment of the blue whiting spawning stock. The cruise is part of the international blue whiting survey coordinated through the ICES Planning Group on Northeast Atlantic Pelagic Ecosystem Surveys with participants from Ireland, the Netherlands, the Faroes, and Russia.
2. Measurements of acoustic target strength of blue whiting.
3. Observations on hydrography.
Chief scientistOlav Rune Godø (Institute of Marine Research, Norway)
Coordinating bodyInternational Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Specific56N - 61N, 0W - 16W.