RV Pelagia

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Pelagia (64PE)
Cruise period2003-06-07 — 2003-06-19
ObjectivesOrnithological observations (counting bird numbers and documenting feeding behaviour, using binoculars); measurements of zooplankton abundance (using Bongonets); hydrographical measurements (using CTD, ADCP and Scanfish)
Chief scientistJaap van der Meer (Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificWee Bankies (56deg N to 56deg 30?N; 01deg 24?W to 02deg 36?W)