MS Fisktrans 2016820

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)MS Fisktrans (58FC)
Cruise identifier2016820
Cruise period2016-07-05 — 2016-08-15
Port of departureBergen, Norway
Port of returnBergen, Norway
ObjectivesCetacean sighting survey. Sightings survey to estimate abundance of whales with particular emphasis on minke whales. The vessel will follow tracklines on which observations of whales will be recorded by dedicated observers.
Chief scientistNils Øien (Institute of Marine Research, Norway)
NPRCMS Fisktrans 2016820 NPRC fisktrans_2016820.pdf (0.66 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorwegian Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificNorwegian coast