Celtic Explorer CE12009

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Celtic Explorer (45CE)
Cruise identifierCE12009
Cruise period2012-06-21 — 2012-07-11
Port of departureBelfast, United Kingdom
Port of returnDublin, Ireland
ObjectivesDetermine the relative abundance and age structure of summer feeding aggregations of herring along the Malin shelf to the West and Northwest of Ireland. This survey will be jointly carried out with Marine Scotland (Aberdeen) and is internationally coordinated through ICES.
Chief scientistCiaran O'Donnell (Marine Institute Galway)
NPRCCeltic Explorer CE12009 NPRC celticexplorer_ce12009.pdf (0.09 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificMalin shelf