FFS Walther Herwig III 314

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FFS Walther Herwig III (06NI)
Cruise identifier314
Cruise period2008-08-07 — 2008-08-22
Port of departureBremerhaven, Germany
Port of returnBremerhaven, Germany
Objectives1. International Bottom Trawl Survey (IBTS, 3rd Quarter) for fish stocks estimates and German Small-scale Bottom Trawl Survey (GSBTS) to monitor the fish fauna
2. Physical oceanography
3. Chemical oceanography
4. Monitoring of zoobenthos
5. Food uptake experiments; seabirds
Chief scientistSiegfried Ehrich (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 314 NPRC waltherherwig_314.pdf (0.30 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea