Celtic Explorer CE15010

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Celtic Explorer (45CE)
Cruise identifierCE15010
Cruise period2015-06-22 — 2015-07-14
Port of departureGalway, Ireland
Port of returnGalway, Ireland
ObjectivesNorthwest Herring Acoustic Survey. To determine the relative abundance and age structure of summer feeding aggregations of herring along the Malin shelf to the West and Northwest of Ireland and West of Scotland.
Chief scientistCormac Nolan (Marine Institute Galway)
Coordinating bodyInternational Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES)
NPRCCeltic Explorer CE15010 NPRC celticexplorer_ce15010.pdf (0.22 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificWest of Scotland and Ireland.