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RV Cefas Endeavour 12C/05

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Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Cefas Endeavour (74E9)
Cruise identifier12C/05
Cruise period2005-08-01 — 2005-08-06
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To continue the collection of groundtruthing samples using Hamon grab (with camera fitted), UWTV sledge and drop camera and 2m Beam trawls from up to 150 sites in the Eastern English Channel.
2. To continue to collect acoustic (multibeam, sidescan sonar, AGDS) data from within the boundaries of the groundtruthing survey.
3. To complete the collection of a grid of Hamon grab samples, multibeam and UWTV data from a grid of Channel Benthos II stations eastwards from south of the Isle of Wight, for the purposes of ME3112.
Chief scientistDavid Stephen Limpenny (Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science Lowestoft Laboratory)
Cruise programmeRV Cefas Endeavour 12C/05 cruise programme endeavour12_05.pdf — access key 'C' (0.42 MB) 
Cruise reportRV Cefas Endeavour 12C/05 cruise report endeavour12_05.pdf — access key 'C' (0.43 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
North Sea
Track chartsRV Cefas Endeavour 12C/05 cruise track — endeavour12_05trk.pdf (0.40 MB) 
Geology and geophysics 
Bottom photographyDescription: TV sledge deployed over a number of sites to the south and west of the Isle of Wight.
Multi-beam echosoundingDescription: Short multibeam survey to confirm position of the wreck of the submarine 'Holland'.