RV Celtic Voyager CV13001
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Celtic Voyager (45CV)|
|Cruise period||2013-01-28 — 2013-02-09|
|Port of departure||Dublin, Ireland|
|Port of return||Galway, Ireland|
1. Spatial and temporal trend assessment of winter nutrients in Irish waters - extending time series.
2. Provide data for physico-chemical monitoring in coastal water bodies not covered by EPA sampling.
3. Collect sediment for temporal trend monitoring of hazardous substances in line with requirements of OSPAR CEMP.
4. Collect samples for WFD assessment of benthos at selected water bodies.
5. Sample for carbonate parameters in Irish coastal waters with a view to extending baseline data.
|Chief scientist||Evin McGovern (Marine Institute Galway)|
|General||Irish Sea and St. George's Channel|
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)