Thalassa EVHOE2018

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Thalassa (35HT)
Cruise identifierEVHOE2018
Cruise period2018-10-16 — 2018-12-04
Port of departureNantes, France
Port of returnNantes, France
ObjectivesFrench Bottom Trawl Surveys in Bay of Biscay and Celtic Sea


- obtain abundance indices per age group and annual recruitment estimates for the sampled species
- build a reliable time series of those indices
- follow the evolution of the demographic structures of the main exploited fish populations
- map the spatio-temporal distribution of the fisheries resources per age group
Chief scientistPascal Laffargue (IFREMER Atlantic Centre)
NPRCThalassa EVHOE2018 NPRC thalassa_evhoe2018.pdf (0.56 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralCeltic Sea
Bay of Biscay
SpecificICES divisions VII e-j, VIII a-d