FFS Walther Herwig III 402

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FFS Walther Herwig III (06NI)
Cruise identifier402
Cruise period2017-01-04 — 2017-01-16
Port of departureBremerhaven, Germany
Port of returnBremerhaven, Germany
ObjectivesPart of the ICES International Herring Larvae Surveys in 2016/17. The programme focuses on the abundance and spatial distribution of herring and other fish larvae. All samples are taken on a standard grid using a plankton sampler. Stations are approximately 10nm apart.
Chief scientistNobert Rohlf (Thünen Institute of Sea Fisheries, Hamburg)
Coordinating bodyInternational Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES)
NPRCFFS Walther Herwig III 402 NPRC waltherherwigiii_402.pdf (0.51 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificSouthern North sea.