RV Belgica 2013-23A

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Belgica (11BE)
Cruise identifier2013-23A
Cruise period2013-08-26 — 2013-08-30
Port of departureZeebrugge, Belgium
Port of returnIpswich, United Kingdom
ObjectivesResearch project in the frame of the ICES co‐ordinated Working Group on Beam Trawl Surveys. Determination of flatfish stocks (primarily plaice and sole) in the North Sea.
Chief scientistKelle Moreau (Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research, Ostend)
Coordinating bodyInternational Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES)
Cruise reportRV Belgica 2013-23A cruise report belgica_2013-23a.pdf (0.21 MB) 
NPRCRV Belgica 2013-23A NPRC belgica_2013-23.pdf (0.17 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificSouthern North Sea (Belgian, French and UK continental shelves)
Track chartsRV Belgica 2013-23A cruise track — belgica_2013-23atrk.pdf (0.02 MB)