FFS Walther Herwig III 311

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FFS Walther Herwig III (06NI)
Cruise identifier311
Cruise period2008-04-16 — 2008-04-29
Port of departureBremerhaven, Germany
Port of returnBremerhaven, Germany
ObjectivesGear technology, discard reduction, and environmentally friendly fishing studiesTesting small mesh cover for survey ground trawl GOV (chalut a grand ouverture verticale); maintenance of net sensors; function tests of a ROV system.
Chief scientistHarald Wienbeck (Thünen Institute of Sea Fisheries, Hamburg), Michiel M Rutgers van der Loeff (Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research)
NPRCFFS Walther Herwig III 311 NPRC waltherherwig_311.pdf (0.55 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificWhiteBank, Horns Rev. Deemess, Copinsay (Orkney)