RV Cefas Endeavour 14/18

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Cefas Endeavour (74E9)
Cruise identifier14/18
Cruise period2018-08-08 — 2018-08-08
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom

1. Service SmartBuoys at Dowsing, Warp and West Gabbard
2. Vattenfall Norfolk Vanguard: lander service and water sampling
3. Vattenfall Norfolk Boreas: lander service and water sampling
4. Service noise landers at Dowsing and Warp
5. Collection of zooplankton samples to test presence of microsporidia lineages in copepods
6. Collection of zooplankton sample at West Gabbard for community composition analysis
7. Collection of phytoplankton/chlorophyll samples to test for the presence of toxin producing phytoplankton
8. Collection of large volumes of surface seawater (300-600 L) for DOM (Dissolved Organic Matter) extraction for use in experiments at UEA (part of the REMAIN project)
9. Testing of the Ferrybox software for controlling the water sampler - collection of samples for nutrients and phytoplankton analysis
Chief scientistElisa Capuzzo (Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science Lowestoft Laboratory)
Cruise programmeRV Cefas Endeavour 14/18 cruise programme endeavour14_18.pdf  (0.17 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificWarp, West Gabbard, Dowsing