Magnus Heinason 2024

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Magnus Heinason (26MH)
Cruise identifier2024
Cruise period2020-06-10 — 2020-06-17
Port of departureTórshavn, Faroe Islands
Port of returnTórshavn, Faroe Islands
ObjectivesMonitor long-term changes of hydrography and plankton in the waters surrounding the Faroe Islands. CTD sections and ADCP moorings in the Faroe-Shetland Channel are in collaboration with the Marine Scotland Science (Marine Laboratory in Aberdeen). This work will contribute to the European Union H2020 project Blue-Action, under grant agreement No 727852.
Chief scientistKarin M H Larsen (Faroe Marine Research Institute)
NPRCMagnus Heinason 2024 NPRC magnusheinason_2024.pdf (0.25 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth West Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificFaroe Islands. Faroe-Shetland Channel.