RV Belgica 2004-02

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Belgica (11BE)
Cruise identifier2004-02
Cruise period2004-02-09 — 2004-02-20
Port of departureZeebrugge, Belgium
Port of returnZeebrugge, Belgium
ObjectivesEuropean funded research project in the frame of the North Sea Cod Recovery Programme.
- Optimisation of the species selectivity in the flatfish beam trawls.
- Improvement of length selectivity for cod of flatfish beam trawls.
Chief scientistHans Polet (RBINS Management Unit of North Sea and Scheldt Estuary Mathematical Models, Ostend)
NPRCRV Belgica 2004-02 NPRC belgica_2004-02.pdf (0.04 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificBelgian and UK continental shelf