RV Celtic Voyager CV0711

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Celtic Voyager (45CV)
Cruise identifierCV0711
Cruise period2007-05-07 — 2007-05-16
Port of departureUnknown, Ireland
Port of returnUnknown, Ireland
ObjectivesExperimental trawling for Atlantic salmon post-smolts to:
Test a new pelagic trawl in open waters.
Train and familiarise technical and support starr on the operation and deployment of the trawl for further surveys.
Obtain samples ofpost-smolts for biological and genetic analyses.
Relate run timing, timing of migration, swimming speed, growth etc to oceanographic parameters.
Chief scientistNiall O'Maoiléidigh (Marine Institute Galway)
NPRCRV Celtic Voyager CV0711 NPRC celticvoyager_cv0711.pdf (0.28 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificIrish continental shelf.