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Gwen Drez CGFS2006

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Gwen Drez (35GD)
Cruise identifierCGFS2006
Cruise period2006-10-01 — 2006-10-30
StatusCompleted
Port of departureBoulogne, France
Port of returnCherbourg, France
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesChannel Ground Fish Survey. The objective of this survey was to collect basic data in order to estimate the status of fisheries resources, by direct assessment of stock abundance and distribution, along with taking biological samples of commercial catches. The preferential habitats of the main species of the Eastern Channel were characterized. The related projects are SIDEPECHE and DEMOSTEM.
Chief scientistDidier Le Roy (IFREMER, Brest)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
North Sea
SpecificEastern and southern Channel and North Sea.