Celtic Explorer CE19005

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Celtic Explorer (45CE)
Cruise identifierCE19005
Cruise period2019-03-26 — 2019-04-15
Port of departureGalway, Ireland
Port of returnKillybegs, Ireland
ObjectivesBlue whiting acoustic survey. Determine the relative abundance and age structure of blue whiting spawning aggregations to the West of Ireland and Scotland as part of the Internationally coordinated spawning stock survey.
Chief scientistMichael O'Malley (Marine Institute Galway)
Coordinating bodyInternational Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES)
NPRCCeltic Explorer CE19005 NPRC celticexplorer_ce19005.pdf (0.18 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificRockall Trough, Scottish Shelf, Continental Shelf and Malin Shelf