Celtic Explorer CE18018

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Celtic Explorer (45CE)
Cruise identifierCE18018
Cruise period2018-11-09 — 2018-12-14
Port of departureGalway, Ireland
Port of returnGalway, Ireland
ObjectivesIrish Groundfish Survey Leg 2.
The Irish Groundfish Survey (IGFS) is carried out in the 4th quarter annually as part of an internationally coordinated demersal trawl survey effort under the ICES working group for International Bottom Trawl Surveys (IBTS).
Chief scientistDavid Stokes (Marine Institute Galway)
ProjectIrish Groundfish Survey (IGFS)
Coordinating bodyInternational Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES)
NPRCCeltic Explorer CE18018 NPRC celticexplorer_ce18017_18.pdf (0.14 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralCeltic Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificShelf to the west of UK and Ireland