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FS Heincke HE428

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FS Heincke (06HK)
Cruise identifierHE428
Cruise period2014-07-03 — 2014-07-17
StatusCompleted
Port of departureHelgoland, Germany
Port of returnStonehaven, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesOceanographic and biological measurements along a linear transect from Helgoland, Germany to Stonehaven, United Kingdom. The primary objective is the connection of long-term zooplankton dataseries that have been gathered both around Helgoland and Stonehaven by regular in situsampling for statistical integration, ultimately providing means for establishing a central North Sea ecosystem model.
Chief scientistMarc Hufnagl (Hamburg University Institute for Hydrobiology and Fisheries Science)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Track chartsFS Heincke HE428 cruise track — heincke_he428trk.pdf (00 MB)