The survey is an acoustic survey for saithe to generate indices of spawning stock biomass for assessment purposes. The survey will cover transects up and down the northern and western North Sea shelf edge and in the central part of the northern shelf. Activities include bottom and pelagic trawling for fish, egg/larvae sampling, and CTDs.
Yves Reecht (Institute of Marine Research, Norway)
Norwegian Sea North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)