FFS Walther Herwig III 355

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FFS Walther Herwig III (06NI)
Cruise identifier355
Cruise period2012-06-15 — 2012-07-08
Port of departureBremerhaven, Germany
Port of returnBremerhaven, Germany
ObjectivesStudies on food safety and monitoring of fish secies from the Barents sea area

Main tasks
1. Investigation on nematodes in fish
2. Monitoring of dermersal fish species in the Barents sea and water around Svalbard
3. Sampling of fish species for radio analytics
4. Sampling of fish species for contaminant analysis in relation to the fishing area
5. Sampling of fish for various other analytical purposes
Chief scientistHorst Karl (Thünen Institute of Sea Fisheries, Hamburg)
Cruise reportFFS Walther Herwig III 355 cruise report waltherherwigiii_355.pdf (0.20 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralBarents Sea
North Sea