FFS Solea 591

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FFS Solea (06SL)
Cruise identifier591
Cruise period2008-06-26 — 2008-07-16
Port of departureCuxhaven, Germany
Port of returnCuxhaven, Germany
ObjectivesAssessment of Herring and Sprat stocks as part of an international (ICES co-ordinated) hydroacoustic survey. Hydroacoustic measurements, reference fishing on selected fishing stations, length and weight measurements, otolith sampling for age determination, hydrographic stations with CTD-probe, herring trawl for pelagic and bottom trawling.
Chief scientistEckhard Bethke (Thünen Institute of Sea Fisheries, Hamburg)
Coordinating bodyInternational Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES)
NPRCFFS Solea 591 NPRC solea_591.pdf (0.23 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea