FFS Walther Herwig III 308

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FFS Walther Herwig III (06NI)
Cruise identifier308
Cruise period2008-01-17 — 2008-02-15
Port of departureBremerhaven, Germany
Port of returnBremerhaven, Germany
ObjectivesThe main aim of the survey is to provide abundance indices of the target species haddock, cod, saithe, herring, sprat whiting, mackerel and Norway pout. Fishing is done by GOV standard equipment, herring larvae are sampled by MIK net, hydrography by CTD and rosette sampler.
Chief scientistGerd Wegner (Thünen Institute of Sea Fisheries, Hamburg)
ProjectICES International Bottom Trawl Survey
Coordinating bodyInternational Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES)
NPRCFFS Walther Herwig III 308 NPRC waltherherwig_308.pdf (0.21 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea