RV Celtic Voyager CV0902

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Celtic Voyager (45CV)
Cruise identifierCV0902
Cruise period2009-01-19 — 2009-01-29
Port of departureHowth, Ireland
Port of returnGalway, Ireland
ObjectivesNutrient sampling in the Celtic Sea and St. George's Channel, to help assess the nutrient inputs to the Irish Sea. The survey aims to fulfill Ireland's requirements under the Joint Assessment and Monitoring Programme (JAMP) of the 1992 Oslo Paris Convention for the Protection of the North East Atlantic (OSPAR).
Chief scientistEvin McGovern (Marine Institute Galway)
NPRCRV Celtic Voyager CV0902 NPRC celticvoyager_cv0902.pdf (0.05 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
Celtic Sea
SpecificCarlingford Lough. Irish and Celtic Seas as far south as 51.4N and east to –5.45W.