Cruise inventory

Tridens wk 34-37 2011

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Tridens (64T2)
Cruise identifierwk 34-37 2011
Cruise period2011-08-22 — 2011-09-16
StatusCompleted
Port of departureScheveningen, Netherlands
Port of returnScheveningen, Netherlands
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesICES coordinated Beam Trawl Survey. Survey aims at estimating the recruitment of a number of commercial fish species , such as plaice , sole, cod, dab , turbot,
brill , lemon sale. Also benthos will be collected to study biodiversity. During the survey hydrographical data are also collected. The results will be reported to ICES WGNSSK (plaice, sole length and age distribution) and ICES WGNSSK (fish and epifauna).
Chief scientistIngeborg J de Boois (Institute for Marine Resources and Ecosystem Studies, IJmuiden)
ProjectICES Beam Trawl Survey
Coordinating bodyInternational Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificSouthern and central North Sea