FFS Solea 633

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FFS Solea (06SL)
Cruise identifier633
Cruise period2011-01-17 — 2011-02-03
Port of departureCuxhaven, Germany
Port of returnCuxhaven, Germany
ObjectivesWinter distribution of prawns in the southern North Sea. The trip is the continuation of the 632nd cruise of the "Solea". It shall also improve the knowledge of the distribution and frequency of prawns (Crangon crangon) during the winter. The standard program of the 632nd cruise is to be continued and concluded. In conjunction with this it is planned is to include the Danish sea area to the west of Jutland, in the framework of a cooperation with the Technical University of Denmark, since fishing and shrimp populations have strengthened there. In addition, the Dutch coastline and if possible also the English coast (Wash) shall be investigated
Chief scientistThomas Neudecker (Thünen Institute of Sea Fisheries, Hamburg)
NPRCFFS Solea 633 NPRC solea_633.pdf (0.38 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea