Celtic Explorer CE18016

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Celtic Explorer (45CE)
Cruise identifierCE18016
Cruise period2018-10-06 — 2018-10-28
Port of departureUnknown, Ireland
Port of returnUnknown, Ireland
ObjectivesDetermine the relative abundance and age structure of herring spawning aggregations in the Celtic Sea and south west Ireland as part of an annual spawning stock survey. Data collected is used during the assessment of this stock for fishery applications within ICES (HAWG).
Chief scientistCiaran O'Donnell (Marine Institute Galway)
NPRCCeltic Explorer CE18016 NPRC celticexplorer_ce18016.pdf (0.14 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralCeltic Sea
SpecificSouthwest of Ireland, Celtic Sea and Celtic Deep.