RV Cefas Endeavour 01X/16

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Cefas Endeavour (74E9)
Cruise identifier01X/16
Cruise period2016-01-16 — 2016-01-24
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom

1. To sample the stratified random survey stations in the Mid North Sea High grid. The work is to be undertaken to assess long-term trends in contaminant persistence and biological recovery of the seabed around a number of established fields.
2. To undertake sampling work at the DECC 2015 Targeted Sampling stations using NIOZ corer, camera sledge, anchor dredge and 2m beam trawl.
3. To collect video data at a number of stations across the Mid North Sea High survey area.

Narrative in attached cruise report.
Chief scientistKoen Vanstaen (Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science Lowestoft Laboratory)
Cruise programmeRV Cefas Endeavour 01X/16 cruise programme endeavour01x_16.pdf  (0.18 MB) 
Cruise reportRV Cefas Endeavour 01X/16 cruise report endeavour01x_16.pdf (0.28 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificCentral North Sea (Dogger Bank)