Cruise inventory

RV Corystes CO 16/09

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corystes (74RY)
Cruise identifierCO 16/09
Cruise period2009-04-16 — 2009-04-20
Port of departureBelfast, United Kingdom
Port of returnBelfast, United Kingdom

1. Trawl each station sampled during previous cruises and quantify catches.
2. Collect maturity data for female Nephrops.
3. Assess the prevalence of the dinoflagellate parasite Hematodinium in Nephrops catches.
4. Identify and quantify bycatch species associated with Nephrops catches.
5. Collect biological data (length, weight, age, maturity, parasite infection) of cod
6. Carry out a marine litter survey.
7. Perform a multibeam survey of parts of the Nephrops grounds.
Chief scientistRichard P Briggs (Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute)
Cruise reportRV Corystes CO 16/09 cruise report co16_09.pdf — access key 'C' (0.15 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
SpecificICES area VIIa