Cruise inventory

Tridens wk 22-25 2014

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Tridens (64T2)
Cruise identifierwk 22-25 2014
Cruise period2014-05-26 — 2014-06-20
StatusCompleted
Port of departureUnknown, Netherlands
Port of returnUnknown, Netherlands
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesNorth Sea Mackerel egg survey 2014. Biomass estimation of mackerel stock in the North Sea. To collect data of the distribution of mackerel eggs, to collect data on
fecundity of female mackerel and to obtain hydrographical data. Mackerel eggs will be collected with a Gulf VII plankton sampler. Mackerel samples will be collected with fishing rod and a pelagic trawl.
Chief scientistCindy J G van Damme (Institute for Marine Resources and Ecosystem Studies, IJmuiden)
ProjectICES Mackerel Egg Survey
Coordinating bodyInternational Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea