Granuaile 2012

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Granuaile (45GN)
Cruise identifier2012
Cruise period2012-11-26 — 2012-11-30
Port of departureBelfast, United Kingdom
Port of returnBelfast, United Kingdom
ObjectivesVibrocoring survey of the superficial sediments in three areas of the close coastal shelf of Northern Ireland. The first area is Church Bay in Rathlin Island, Co. Antrim, with coring targets in the close vicinity of an SAC. The other two areas are Runkerry bay, Co. Antrim and just north of the Bann estuary and west of Portstewart, Co. Londonderry/Derry.
Chief scientistBenjamin Thébaudeau (Trinity College Dublin)
NPRCGranuaile 2012 NPRC granuaile_20121126.pdf (0.04 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificNorthern Ireland