Celtic Explorer CE0912

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Celtic Explorer (45CE)
Cruise identifierCE0912
Cruise period2009-07-03 — 2009-07-22
Port of departureUnknown, Ireland
Port of returnUnknown, Ireland
ObjectivesAssess the size of the summer feeding aggregations of Herring (Clupea herrengus) in ICES divisions VIaS and VIIb-c, using acoustic methods as a means of estimating the abundance.
Chief scientistCiaran O'Donnell (Marine Institute Galway)
Coordinating bodyInternational Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES)
NPRCCeltic Explorer CE0912 NPRC celticexplorer_ce0912.pdf (0.07 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificAround, and north of, the Stanton Bank area.