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RV Belgica 2015-16

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Belgica (11BE)
Cruise identifier2015-16
Cruise period2015-06-10 — 2015-06-16
StatusCompleted
Port of departureBrest, France
Port of returnZeebrugge, Belgium
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesEvaluation of quality and comparative studies with several acoustic systems with ground truthing on the French and UK reference areas for bathymetry and backscatter measurements.
Chief scientistKoen Degrendele (University of Salento Department of Biological and Environmental Science)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
SpecificFrench Continental Shelf near Brest. UK Continental Shelf near Southampton.