Thalassa EVHOE2006

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Thalassa (35HT)
Cruise identifierEVHOE2006
Cruise period2006-10-21 — 2006-12-04
Port of departureBrest, France
Port of returnBrest, France
ObjectivesFisheries assessment, impact of fishing on populations. Building up time-series of abundance indexes used to assess the fished stocks. Measuring changes in populations over space and time. Mapping spatial distribution of species and inter-annual variation. Evolution of the sedimentary cover of the Grande Vasière (large mudflat) of the Bay of Biscay (GEOSCIENCES Marines program). The related program is theme 4: SIDEPECHE and DEMOSTEM.
Chief scientistJean-Claude Mahe (IFREMER Channel and North Sea Centre)
NPRCThalassa EVHOE2006 NPRC thalassa_evhoe2006.pdf (0.26 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralBay of Biscay
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)