PELACUS 0315- CRUISE REPORT
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Keywords251011 - ACUSTICA SUBMARINA
Golfo de Vizcaya
The Spanish acoustic-trawl times PELACUS 0315 was carried out on board R/V Miguel Oliver from 14th March to 14th April, covering the north Spanish waters (Atlantic and Bay of Biscay) from the coast to the 1000 m isobath on a systematic grid with tracks 8 nmi apart and equally spaced. Acoustic , fishing stations, fish egg counting, microplastic, and apical predators observations were done during daytime whilst the oceanographic characterisation was done during night time. A total of 3979 nautical miles were steamed, 1190 corresponding to the survey track. Besides, 66 fishing stations were performed. PELACUS 0315 was characterised by a relative high strength of NE winds which led to change the survey sampling schedule. The area is typically covered continuously from the Spanish/Portuguese border to the French/Spanish one, but due to the wind the NW corner was steamed from the north-eastern part to the south-western one and also in the Cantabrian Sea, the inner part (i.e. Euskadi) ...
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