RV Belgica 2009-03

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Belgica (11BE)
Cruise identifier2009-03
Cruise period2009-02-02 — 2009-02-06
Port of departureZeebrugge, Belgium
Port of returnZeebrugge, Belgium

The development of a benthic threshold.
Survival study of discarded fish in a 4m beam trawl.
Monitoring of the sole, plaice, turbot, brill and cod populations.
Chief scientistHans Polet (RBINS Management Unit of North Sea and Scheldt Estuary Mathematical Models, Ostend)
Cruise reportRV Belgica 2009-03 cruise report belgica_2009-03.pdf (0.09 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificSouthern North Sea: Drill Stones, Goodwin NE, Inner Gabbard, Shipwash, Orfordness, Galloper, Inner Gabbard.
Track chartsRV Belgica 2009-03 cruise track — belgica_2009-03trk.pdf (0.08 MB)