RV Cefas Endeavour 23/14
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Cefas Endeavour (74E9)|
|Cruise period||2014-10-31 — 2014-11-05|
|Port of departure||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
100% coverage MBES at two sites plus ground truthing and infaunal surveys.
Inductions at 11:00. Scientists on board for lunch. Depart Lowestoft on the 31st Oct 2014 (HW 14:59 GMT) following equipment mob. 2 hrs of calibrations at a location on route TBC. Transit to the first survey area (South Falls) to conduct a 50 hour MBES and sediment sampling survey. MBES lines orientated in line with TSS as per CEND2314. Transit to Nab Tower to conduct a 40 hour acoustic and grab survey. Returning to Lowestoft on the evening tide of the 5th March 2014 (HW 20:16 GMT).
|Chief scientist||Paul McIlwaine (Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science Lowestoft Laboratory)|
|Specific||Nab Tower and South Falls licensed dredge disposal areas.|