Tridens wk 12-15 2011

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Tridens (64T2)
Cruise identifierwk 12-15 2011
Cruise period2011-03-23 — 2011-04-15
Port of departureUnknown, Netherlands
Port of returnUnknown, Netherlands
ObjectivesICES International Blue Whiting Survey. Estimate the spawning stock abundance of Blue Whiting using acoustic methods. A pelagic trawl (5600 meshes), fitted out with an inner codend of 20 mm meshes, will be used for identifying the echotraces.
Chief scientistSascha M Fassler (Institute for Marine Resources and Ecosystem Studies, IJmuiden)
ProjectICES International Blue Whiting Survey
Coordinating bodyInternational Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES)
NPRCTridens wk 12-15 2011 NPRC tridens_20110323.pdf (0.94 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificContinental shelf to the west of the UK and Ireland