RV Celtic Voyager CV11019

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Celtic Voyager (45CV)
Cruise identifierCV11019
Cruise period2011-09-02 — 2011-09-15
Port of departureHowth, Ireland
Port of returnHowth, Ireland
ObjectivesCarry out hydrographic and geophysical survey off the coast of Northern Ireland and Ireland (specifically the Approaches to Carlingford Lough) in order to provide a high resolution baseline data set, which will contribute to, among other things, the updating of Admiralty charts in the area. It will augment the UK CHP. The work will continue the hydrographic mapping carried out by the successful JIBS partnership (Fair Head to Fanad Head (2007/08)).
Chief scientistFergal McGrath (Marine Institute Galway)
NPRCRV Celtic Voyager CV11019 NPRC celticvoyager_cv11019.pdf (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
SpecificCarlingford Lough