FS Heincke HE516

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FS Heincke (06HK)
Cruise identifierHE516
Cruise period2018-07-17 — 2018-08-16
Port of departureBremerhaven, Germany
Port of returnBremerhaven, Germany
ObjectivesResearch of harmful algal blooms (HAB) with emphasis on azaspiracid shellfish poisoning (AZP).
Biological, chemical and physical oceanography.
Collection of water samples and measurements in the water column.
Continuous measurements with Ferry-Box and , systems.
Research is related to optical remote sensing validation in coastal waters.
Chief scientistBernd Krock (Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research)
NPRCFS Heincke HE516 NPRC heincke_he516.pdf (0.22 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
North Sea
Celtic Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificNorth Sea (Orkney). Scottish West Coast incl. Hebridean Shelf. Irish west coast. Celtic Sea. English Channel.