Cruise inventory

RV Corystes 20160602

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corystes (74RY)
Cruise identifier20160602
Cruise period2016-06-02 — 2016-06-22
StatusCompleted
Port of departureGalway, Ireland
Port of returnGalway, Ireland
PurposeFisheries
ObjectivesEvery three years the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES) coordinates a series of mackerel and horse mackerel egg surveys covering the northeastern Atlantic from Gibraltar to the Faeroes between January and July. The aim of this survey programme is to assess the northeastern Atlantic mackerel and horse mackerel stock. The Marine Institute participates in this programme and during the June survey in 2016 will cover stations to the West of Ireland and West of Scotland.
Chief scientistBrendan O'Hea (Marine Institute Galway)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificWest of Ireland