Magnus Heinason 1620

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Magnus Heinason (26MH)
Cruise identifier1620
Cruise period2016-05-18 — 2016-05-25
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 the Marine Scotland (Marine Laboratory in Aberdeen). This work is carried out within the European Union 7th Framework Programme.
Chief scientistKarin M H Larsen (Faroe Marine Research Institute)
NPRCMagnus Heinason 1620 NPRC magnusheinason_1620.pdf (1.72 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificFaroe Islands, Faroe-Shetland Channel.