RV Johan Hjort 2017208

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Johan Hjort (58J3)
Cruise identifier2017208
Cruise period2017-07-01 — 2017-07-29
Port of departureBergen, Norway
Port of returnBergen, Norway

1. Internationally coordinated acoustic survey for herring and sprat in the North Sea and Skagerrak-Kattegat, coordinated by ICES (WGIPS) and including UK-Scotland, Netherlands, Ireland, Germany, Norway, and Denmark; the purpose of which is to provide a tuning series for assessments of herring and sprate.
2. Acoustic survey of saithe, which is to provide a tuning index to be used in the assessment of North Sea saithe (used within ICES-WGNSSK).
Chief scientistJennifer Devine (Institute of Marine Research, Norway)
ProjectICES Acoustic Herring Survey
Coordinating bodyInternational Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES)
NPRCRV Johan Hjort 2017208 NPRC johanhjort_2017208.pdf (0.14 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralKattegat, Sound and Belts
North Sea