Cruises 2017

Applicant. Click on the link for more cruise details, maps etc.

Brief description of cruise and area

 Date of application

Granted

Results

"Árni Friđriksson". Marine and Freshwater Research Institute, Reykjavik, Iceland.

Capelin abundance and hydrography
64°N – 76°N and 02°E – 33°W

18.08.2017

01.09.2017

"Scotia". The Scottish Ministers. UK 

Assess pre-recruit year class strengths of cod, haddock, whiting, saithe, Norway pout, herring, mackerel  and sprat.

54°00’N – 61°30’N and 004°W – 006°E

08.08.2017

08.08.2017

"Salling", "Reykjanes". DTU Aqua. Danish  

Sandeel abundance survey

52°N - 58°N,  0°E - 10°E

04.07.2017

07.09.2017

"Sunbeam". Marine Scotland Science, Marine Laboratory, Aberdeen

Abundance and distribution of herring

58°30´N – 62°N and 08°W – 02°E

20.06.2017

30.06.2017

"Pelagia". Royal Netherlands Institute For Sea Research.

Shelf. Technical performance of scale model of polymetallic nodule collector vehicle, and measurement of environmental pressures arising from its deployment.  

Southern Norway, Lysefjord (59°02´N 06°27´E)

14.06.2017

Not granted 05.10.2017

"Scotia". The Scottish Ministers. UK 

Herring

58°30’N – 62°N and 7°30’W – 2°E

09.06.2017

20.06.2017

"Walther Herwig III". Federal republic of Germany

Occurrence of Fish diseases, biological effects of contaminants, OSPAR monitoring, DAIMON project.

52°46.00’N –58°25.00’N and 002°10.00’W – 016°00.00’ E

31.05.2017

22.06.2017

"Eirado Do Costal". Moradiña, S.L. Spanish

Greenland halibut.

73°30' N – 80°00' N and 04°30’E – 16°20’E

22.05.2017

Cancelled

"Pourquoi Pas". Génavir. French

Shelf. Enchance the oceanographic knowledge around Jan Mayen. Enchance the sedimentology knowledge around Jan
Mayen, Svalbard and in the North of Continental Norway.

North of  67°N and west of 025°E

19.05.2017

09.08.2017

"Dana". Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences. Sweden 

International Bottom Trawl Survey.

Skagerrak and Kattegat east of 08°E

08.05.2017

27.06.2017

"Havfisken". DTU Aqua. Danish

Norway lobster.

57°30‘N - 58°00‘ N and 08°E - 09°20´E

04.05.2017

26.05.2017

"Neptune". Neptune EHF, Oceana (NGO). Spain

Gather information on habitates and species to promote marine protected areas and fish Stock recovery areas.

Detailed coordinates

02.05.2017

06.06.2017

"Imor". Maritime Institute in Gdansk, Poland.

Shelf. Water, animal and sediment samples from sunken vessels with Fighting Poisonous Agents (chemical munitions) for further chemical analysis of potential contamination. European Project – Interreg – DAIMON.  

Skagerrak (dumed area of chemical munition) -Detailed coordinates

25.04.2017

07.06.2017

"Skagerak". University of Gothenburg, Sweden

Training Course on Sea-Glider utilization.

58°30.0' N, 10°35.0´E - 58°30´ N, 09°35.0´E

21.04.2017

24.05.2017

"Elisabeth Mann Borgese". Bundeswehr Technical Center WTD 71. Germany

Flow noise generation of towed hydroacoustic sensor systems under open sea conditions.

Sognefjord, ref. map.

31.03.2017

15.06.2017

"Árni Friđriksson". Marine and Freshwater Research Institute, Iceland

Abundance estimation of mackerel, Norwegian spring-spawning herring and blue whitning.

60°N – 71°N and 44°W – 02°E

29.03.2017

14.06.2017

"Árni Friđriksson". Marine and Freshwater Research Institute, Iceland

Distribution and abundance of Norwegian spring-spawning herring and blue whiting.

63°N – 70°30’N and 13°W – 01°W

29.03.2017

27.04.2017

"James Clark Ross". Natural Environment Research Council. British

How changes in the physical environment will affect the large-scale ecosystem structure and biogeochemical functioning of the Arctic Ocean.

Work within the Barents Sea, north of Norway up to shelf edge east of Svalbard. 
81°46´N, 30°E, 70° 46’ N, 20° E, 77° 36’ N, 33° E

23.03.2017

15.06.2017

"Tróndur í Gøtu". Havstovan, Faroe Islands. Danish

Northeast Atlantic mackerel, herring and blue whitning (International Ecosystem Summer Survey in the Nordic Seas, IESSNS)

60°00´N - 68°00´N and 14°00´W - 4°00´E

15.03.2017

09.06.2017

"Dana". Danish Technical University

Echo integration of herring, sprat, mackerel, blue whitning and horse mackerel.

56°N - 60°N and 5°E - 12°E

06.03.2017

07.06.2017

"James Cook". Natural Environmental Research Council. UK

Measurements of frequency-dependent seismic anisotropy at chimney structure, and use these measurements to place constraints on the parameters that control permeability.

Work within circular regions of 10 km radii centered on these two poinsts:
Survey site 1: 58.28313° N, 1.77245° E
Survey site 2: 58.27553° N, 1.84772° E

02.03.2017

20.06.2017

Cancelled

"Polarstern". Federal Ministry of Education and Research, German Government

Shelf. Basic marine research in physical oceanography, geochemistry, glaciology, geodesy, geology, geophysics, biology and biochemistry, atmospheric sciences and sea ice physics.

69°N, 20°E/82°N, 22°W, and underway measurements in transit to Bremerhaven at   53°33´ N, 008°35´E

02.03.2017

16.06.2017

"Magnus Heinason". Føroya Landsstýri (The Local Faroese Government)

Herring and blue whitning migrations in the Norwegian Sea (International Ecosystem Survey in the Nordic Seas, (IESNS)

62°00´N - 69°00´N and 14°00´W - 8°00´E

24.02.2017

03.04.2017

"Polarstern". Federal Ministry of Education and Research, German Government

Shelf. Basic marine research in biological, chemical, geological and physical oceanography.

69°N, 2°W/82°N, 20°E

20.02.2017

12.06.2017

"Walther Herwig III". Federal republic of Germany

Occurrence of Fish diseases, biological effects of contaminants, OSPAR and HELCOM monitoring, DAIMON project.

52°46.00’N –58°25.00’N and 002°10.00’W – 016°00.00’ E

15.02.2017

31.03.2017

"Genesis". Marine Scotland, Marine Laboratory, Aberdeen. British

Abundance and distribution of anglerfish.

57°N – 62°N and 03°W – 05°E

13.02.2017

11.04.2017

"Havfisken". DTU Aqua. Denmark

Abundance of Norwegian lobster in Kattegat and Skagerrak

57°30‘N - 58°00‘ N and 08°E - 09°20´E

10.02.2017

07.04.2017

"Cefas Endeavour". DEFRA/CEFAS. British

International Bottom Trawl Survey

51°30‘N – 62°N and 03°W– 09°E

10.02.2017

31.03.2017

"Walther Herwig III". Federal Republic of Germany

International Bottom Trawl Survey, and German Small-scale Bottom Trawl Survey.    

Entire North Sea between 54°N – 62°N, particularly in those rectangles assigned to Germany by ICES

08.02.2017

31.05.2017

"Celtic Explorer". Marine Institute, Ireland

Oceanography. Stratification.

North Sea and Skagerak: 49.0°N – 60.0°N, 08.0°W– 11.4°E

08.02.2017

31.05.2017

"Tridens". Ministry of transport & public works, Rijkswaterstaat Dienst Noordzee. Germany

ICES coordinated Beam Trawl Survey
Southern and Central North Sea: 51°N - 61°N, 4°W - 8°30’E

06.02.2017

29.05.2017

"Maria S. Merian". Federal State Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany.

Shelf. Study of mid-ocean ridge spreading processes at Knipovich Ridge. 

74°N-78°N, 5°E-10°E   

03.02.2017

19.05.2017

"Dana". Danish Technical University.

Eco integration of herring and blue whitning.

57°N - 75°N and 13°W - 31°E

02.02.2017

30.03.2017

"Solea". Federal Republic of Germany.

International beam trawl survey.

55°N – 57°30’N,  West of 10°E

01.02.2017

27.03.2017

"Heincke". Federal Ministry of Education and Research, German Government.

Shelf. Investigating contrasting plankton diversity and interactions with organic matter flux in Arctic fjord systems subject differential climatic forcing mechanisms along the coast of Svalbard.

North and West Spitzbergen, see map.

30.01.2017

11.05.2017

"Oceania". Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland.

Shelf. Studies of thermohaline circulation in the Nordic Seas, pathways of Atlantic water etc, hydrography in the Spitsbergen fjords, plankton and benthos, sediments etc.

60° – 82°N, 05°W – 30°E

22.01.2017

26.04.2017

"Dana". DTU-Aqua. Denmark

International Bottom Trawl Survey.

51°00̛ N - 58°00̛ N and 02°00̛ W - 10°00̛ E

18.01.2017

10.03.2017

"Maria S. Merian". Federal State Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany.

Shelf. Active seismic experiment at Knipovich Ridge.
76.3°N-76.9°N; 6°E-8.5°E (Knipovich Ridge)   

13.01.2017

03.05.2017

"Solea". Federal Republic of Germany.

Hydroacoustic monitoring of clupeid Stocks.

52°00’ N - 57°00’ N, 2°30’ W - 9° 00’ E;  Area depicted in attached map.

12.01.2017

24.02.2017

"Heincke". Federal Ministry of Education and Research, German Government.

Shelf. Samples of living benthic foraminifers and water. The metabolic balance of plankton communities and its consequences for the CO2 gas exchanges with the atmosphere. Multibeam analyses of the Røst reef. 

Spitsbergen, one multicore station at Haakon Mosby, Multibeam map of Røst reef.

10.01.2017

03.05.2017

"Polarstern". Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz-Zentrum fűr Polar-und Meeresforschung, Bremerhaven. Germany.

Shelf. Basic marine research in biological, chemical, geological and physical oceanography.  

69°N, 10°W/82°N, 20°E 

10.01.2017

26.04.2017

"Heincke". Federal Ministry of Education and Research, German Government.

Bio-optics and spatial heterogeneity of phytoplankton populations near the sea surface and their effects on air-sea gas Exchange.

Norwegian Coast, Sognefjord, Trondheimfjord, see map.   

09.01.2017

07.04.2017

"Polarstern". Alfred Wegener Institute, Bremerhaven. Germany

Shelf. Basic marine research in atmospheric science and biological and physical oceanography.   

Transect Bremerhaven to working area between 55-85°N and 0-30°E. Main working area: 70°N-85°N, 10°W-50°E   

09.01.2017

20.04.2017

"Tridens". J.W. Groen, Head of Department Midden, Rijkswaterstaat Dienst Noordzee/Rijksrederij. Dutch

North Sea Mackerel egg survey 2017

53°N - 59°30’N and 01°W - 05°30’E

12.12.2016

17.02.2017

"Maria S. Merian". Institut für Meereskunde/University of Hamburg. Germany 

Shelf. Fluid flow pathways and permeability in the marine sedimentary basin of the SVG, North Sea.  
Survey site 1 (A04): 58.28313°N, 1.77245°E. Survey site 2 (A03): 58.27553°N, 1.84772°E.  

07.11.2016

14.02.2017

"Elisabeth Mann Borgese". Bundeswehr Technical Center WTD 71. Germany

Technical trial. Test and calibrate the drifting hydrofone system. Equip the towed system With acoustic and non-acoustic sensors etc.

Sognefjord, ref. map.

20.10.2016

17.01.2017

"Havfisken". DTU Aqua. Danish

Abundance of Norwegian lobster in Kattegat and Skagerrak.

57°30‘N - 58°00‘ N and 08°E - 09°20´E

17.10.2016

16.12.2016

"Scotia". Marine Scotland Science, Aberdeen. UK 

International Bottom Trawl Survey.
56°N – 61°30’N and 04°W – 04°E

11.10.2016

15.12.2016

"Heincke". Federal Ministry of Education and Research, German Government.

Hydrographics, sea trial of surface sea water etc.
 57°30‘N -  62°N  and 03°E - 11°E  

07.10.2016

21.12.2016

"Dana". Swedish University of Agricultural Science. Sweden.

International Bottom Trawl Survey.
Skagerrak and Kattegat east of  08°E

19.09.2016

17.11.2016

"Akademik Tryoshnikov". Swiss Polar Institute,Lausanne. Russian

Shelf. Marine oceanography.

Bouvetøya from 55°50'S-2°W to 51°21'S-5°40'E

14.09.2016

15.12.2016

"Dana". DTU-Aqua. Danish

International Bottom Trawl Survey.

54°00̛ N - 58°00̛ N and 02°00̛ W - 10°00̛ E

16.08.2016

26.09.2016

"Walther Herwig III". Bundesanstalt für Landwirtschaft und Ernährung, Hamburg.

International Bottom Trawl Survey (IBTS).

Entire North Sea between 54°N to 61°N, particulary in those rectangles assigned to Germany by ICES (see attached map).    

26.07.2016

07.10.2016

Updated: 06.02.2019