Magnus Heinason 0624

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Magnus Heinason (26MH)
Cruise identifier0624
Cruise period2006-03-29 — 2006-04-12
Port of departureTórshavn, Faroe Islands
Port of returnTórshavn, Faroe Islands
ObjectivesThe main aims of this survey was to investigate the distribution and abundance of spawning and post-spawning blue whiting in the south of the Faroes, west of the British Isles and Porcupine Bank. Hydrographic data were collected along the cruise tracks.
Chief scientistJan Arge Jacobsen (Faroese Fisheries Laboratory)
Coordinating bodyICES Planning Group on Northeast Atlantic Pelagic Ecosystem Surveys
Cruise reportMagnus Heinason 0624 cruise report mh24_06.pdf (1.01 MB) 
NPRCMagnus Heinason 0624 NPRC magnusheinason_0624.pdf (0.21 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralCeltic Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificFaroe Islands. West of the UK and Ireland. Porcupine Bank.