Tridens wk 19-25 2013

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Tridens (64T2)
Cruise identifierwk 19-25 2013
Cruise period2013-05-06 — 2013-06-21
Port of departureUnknown, Netherlands
Port of returnUnknown, Netherlands
ObjectivesMackerel/horse mackerel egg survey 2013

Biomass estimation of mackerel and horse mackerel stock. To collect data of the distribution of mackerel and horse mackerel eggs, to collect data on fecundity of female mackerel and horse mackerel and to obtain hydrographical data. Mackerel and horse mackerel eggs will be collected with a Gulf VII plankton sampler. Mackerel and horse mackerel samples will be collected with a pelagic trawl.
Chief scientistCindy J G van Damme (Institute for Marine Resources and Ecosystem Studies, IJmuiden)
NPRCTridens wk 19-25 2013 NPRC tridens_20130506.pdf (1.88 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
Celtic Sea
Bay of Biscay
SpecificWestern Channel, Celtic Sea, Bay of Biscay.