Celtic Explorer CE16004

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Celtic Explorer (45CE)
Cruise identifierCE16004
Cruise period2016-02-25 — 2016-03-16
Port of departureGalway, Ireland
Port of returnGalway, Ireland
ObjectivesBottom trawling to the North of Ireland, at depths from 150m - 1000m.
Beam trawling to the South-west of Ireland at depths up to 150m.


Provide abundance indices for anglerfish and megrim
Provide maturity data for a range of species.
Chief scientistHans Gerritsen (Marine Institute Galway)
NPRCCeltic Explorer CE16004 NPRC celticexplorer_ce16004.pdf (0.31 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralCeltic Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificWest of Ireland