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Cruise inventory

RV Corystes CO 45/08

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corystes (74RY)
Cruise identifierCO 45/08
Cruise period2008-11-06 — 2008-11-17
Port of departureBelfast, United Kingdom
Port of returnBelfast, United Kingdom

1. To estimate the production of larvae herring in the Irish Sea as part of the time series of biomass indices used in the ICES assessment.
2. To collect and fix herring larvae for future growth studies.
3. To collect and fix plankton samples for recruitment studies.
4. To estimate the distribution, abundance and population structure of herring as part of enhanced Irish Sea herring survey.
Chief scientistSteven Beggs (Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute)
Cruise reportRV Corystes CO 45/08 cruise report co45_08.pdf — access key 'C' (0.09 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
SpecificICES area VIIa