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RV Cefas Endeavour 16/06

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Cefas Endeavour (74E9)
Cruise identifier16/06
Cruise period2006-09-16 — 2006-09-24
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
1. To conduct a standard underwater TV survey of Nephrops burrow densities on the Farn Deeps grounds, 55 35 N to 54 45 N and 01 30 to 00 40 W, and to evaluate Nephrops abundance for comparison with previous years.
2. To collect concurrent video data, using a second camera, which will be directly comparable with that collected from other Nephrops grounds.
3. To characterise sediment features at and between TV survey stations using a remote acoustic seabed discrimination system (swathe bathymetry and QTC).
4. To trial the deployment of a lander for the remote collection of static video observations and environmental data.
Chief scientistJonathon Mark Elson (Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science Lowestoft Laboratory)
Coordinating bodyCEFAS
Cruise programmeRV Cefas Endeavour 16/06 cruise programme endeavour16_06.pdf — access key 'C' (0.01 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificFarn Deeps