Cruise inventory

Tridens wk 26-29 2015

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Tridens (64T2)
Cruise identifierwk 26-29 2015
Cruise period2015-06-22 — 2015-07-17
StatusCompleted
Port of departureScheveningen, Netherlands
Port of returnScheveningen, Netherlands
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesCarry out an hydro acoustic survey monitoring the pelagic ecosystem and estimating the abundance of herring and sprat in the North Sea, in co-operation with the institutes of Norway, Scotland, Denmark and Germany. Calibration of the echosounder in a sheltered area, preferably in Scapa Flow, Orkneys 58°56'71 N - 003°00'57 W, Loch Eriboll 58°30N - 4°41W, or Stavanger Fjord 59°05N - 005°36E.
Chief scientistSascha M Fassler (Institute for Marine Resources and Ecosystem Studies, IJmuiden)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea