Magnus Heinason 1520

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Magnus Heinason (26MH)
Cruise identifier1520
Cruise period2015-05-20 — 2015-05-27
Port of departureTórshavn, Faroe Islands
Port of returnTórshavn, Faroe Islands
ObjectivesMonitor long-term changes of hydrography and plankton in the waters surrounding the Faroe Islands. CTD sections and ADCP moorings in the Faroe-Shetland Channel are in collaboration with Marine Scotland Laboratory in Aberdeen. The work is carried out within the European Union 7th Framework Programme (FP7 2007-2013).
Chief scientistKarin M H Larsen (Faroe Marine Research Institute)
NPRCMagnus Heinason 1520 NPRC magnusheinason_1520.pdf (1.54 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificFaroe Islands, Faroe-Shetland Channel.