RV Pelagia PE469

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Pelagia (64PE)
Cruise identifierPE469
Cruise period2020-04-09 — 2020-04-21
Port of departureHet Horntje, Netherlands
Port of returnHet Horntje, Netherlands

Studies of charismatic megafauna (cetaceans, seals, seabirds) through visual observations while steaming.
Studies of water conditions (stratification, salinity, temperature and eDNA (i.e. environmental DNA of free floating matter) during water sampling at stations.
Chief scientistC J Camphuijsen (Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research)
NPRCRV Pelagia PE469 NPRC pelagia_pe469.pdf (0.08 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificNorthern sector of Southern Bight & southern sector of central North Sea and Dogger Bank