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RV Lough Foyle LF 2703

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Lough Foyle (74LG)
Cruise identifierLF 2703
Cruise period2003-06-28 — 2003-07-04
Port of departureBelfast, United Kingdom
Port of returnBelfast, United Kingdom

1. To assess the utility of the RV Lough Foyle as a platform for multi beam sonar.
2. To carry out multibeam survey of key features in the N Channel and around Rathlin Island.
3. To survey Stanton and Blackstone Banks.
4. To survey Mingulay, west of Skye and Rum/Eigg sites in the Minch for the presence of deepwater coral, Lophelia pertussa.
Chief scientistBrian Stewart (Department of Agriculture and Rural Development for Northern Ireland)
Cruise reportRV Lough Foyle LF 2703 cruise report lf27_03.pdf — access key 'C' (0.04 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
SpecificNorth Channel, Skye, Rhum, Eigg, Minch