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RV SANNA CRUICE 5 - Uummannaq fjord - Greenland halibut survey

General

Project start
20.07.2018
Project end
01.08.2018
Type of project
Monitoring
Project theme
Marine ecosystems
Project topic
Fish and shellfish
Hydrography

Fieldwork / Study

Fieldwork country
Greenland (DK)
Fieldwork region
Greenland, North-West
Fieldwork location

Geolocation is 70.669106982031, -52.069249065928

Fieldwork start
20.07.2018
Fieldwork end
01.08.2018

Project details

24.09.2018
Science / project plan

Survey targeting Greenland halibut the Uummannaq fjord. The survey uses gillnets with varying mesh size (46,55,60,70 mm half mesh) to survey Greenland halibut and Cod.Other studies including tagging experiments, biological sampling, hydrography and more. 

Normal survey area is the areas around Uummannaq, Ukkusisaat, Saattut and ikerasak. 

Special topics in 2018: Hydrography

Publications related to project

Survey results can be found online at www.nafo.int see SCR Doc. 17-030

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