RV Belgica 2010-31B

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Belgica (11BE)
Cruise identifier2010-31B
Cruise period2010-12-05 — 2010-12-08
Port of departureLondon, United Kingdom
Port of returnZeebrugge, Belgium

1. Alternative stimulation of fish by turbulence generating cups in the netopening.
2. Collect biological data on commercial fish species in the frame of NDGP (EU DataCollection Regulation)

In addition the monitoring of the sole, plaice, turbot, brill and cod populations was carried out by a second team.
Chief scientistHans Polet (RBINS Management Unit of North Sea and Scheldt Estuary Mathematical Models, Ostend)
Cruise reportRV Belgica 2010-31B cruise report belgica_2010-31.pdf (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificSouthern North Sea: Oost-Dyck, Kentish Knock, Black Deep, Knock Deep, Orfordness.
Track chartsRV Belgica 2010-31B cruise track — belgica_2010-31btrk.pdf (0.02 MB)