Cruise inventory

Celtic Explorer CE15017

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Celtic Explorer (45CE)
Cruise identifierCE15017
Cruise period2015-11-13 — 2015-12-17
StatusCompleted
Port of departureGalway, Ireland
Port of returnGalway, Ireland
PurposeFisheries
ObjectivesIrish Groundfish Survey 2015 Leg 2. Primary objective is to use trawl sampling to provide an annual relative index of abundance and recruitment for commercially exploited fish stocks
Chief scientistDavid Stokes (Marine Institute Galway)
Coordinating bodyInternational Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralCeltic Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificICES divisions VIIg and VIIj north of the 50°N line and west to the 600m contour.