Celtic Explorer CE19012

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Celtic Explorer (45CE)
Cruise identifierCE19012
Cruise period2019-10-09 — 2019-10-29
Port of departureGalway, Ireland
Port of returnGalway, Ireland
ObjectivesDetermine the relative abundance and age structure of herring spawning aggregations in the Celtic Sea and southwest 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 CE19012 NPRC celticexplorer_ce19012.pdf (0.25 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralCeltic Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificSouthwest of Ireland, Celtic Sea, Celtic Deep