RV Cefas Endeavour 06/15
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Cefas Endeavour (74E9)|
|Cruise period||2015-03-25 — 2015-03-31|
|Port of departure||Portland Harbour, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||Collect multibeam echo sounder (MBES) data from six previously visited survey boxes W of Lundy.
Collect 10 x 0.1 m2 mini Hamon grab and 5 x 0.1 m2 Day grab stations in each survey box (Revisit stations from previous survey).
Collect seabed imagery from up to three stations within each box using a towed camera sledge.
Carry out paired 4 m beam trawling in a sub section of each of the three treatment boxes to assess recovery from previous impact and process catch data.
Repeat sediment sampling at those stations that fall within this newly trawled area.
|Chief scientist||Paul McIlwaine (Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science Lowestoft Laboratory)|
|Specific||Primary: West of Lundy Island Secondary: NW of the Isles of Scilly|