Deutsches Ozeanographisches
Datenzentrum Inventur der Heincke-Reise HE489 (DOD-Ref-No.20170071)
Inventory of Heincke Cruise HE489 (DOD-Ref-No.20170071)

Plattform
Platform
Reise-Nr.
Cruise-No.
Zeitraum
Period
Projekt
Project
Arbeitsgebiet
Working area
Heincke HE489 08.06.2017 - 18.06.2017   North Sea German Bight  

Fahrtleiter
Chief Scientist
Institut
Institute
Auslaufhafen
Port of departure
Einlaufhafen
Port of return
Stationskarte
Station map
Schiffsroute
Trackchart
Gutow Lars Alfred-Wegener-Institut fur Polar- und Meeresforschung Bremerhaven Bremerhaven   

Ziel der Reise / Objectives of Cruise:

HE489: Benthos monitoring in the German Bight (North Sea) within a project funded by the German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation. The aim was to sample benthic communities the within specific habitat types defined according to the European Habitat Directive. Samples were taken at the sandbank of the Amrumbank and in assigned subtidal reef areas of the Sylt Outer Reef. Additionally, the habitat type "Species-rich grounds of coarse sand, gravel and shell debris" as defined according to the German Federal Law of Nature Condervation were sampled. The monitoring was conducted to fulfil sovereign duties of the German Federal Republic of Germany to support the implementation of the European Marine Strategy Framework Directive.

Messungen / Measurements

Institut
Institute
Wissenschaftler
Scientist
Anzahl
Number
Einheit
Unit
Typ der Messungen
Type of measurements
Kommentar
Comments
Daten im DOD
Data in DOD
AWI Gutow Lars 28 obs. B18
Zoobenthos
towed underwater camera system to assess epibenthic communities. no
AWI Gutow Lars 52 hauls B18
Zoobenthos
1 m epibenthos dredge to sample epibenthic communities non-quantitatively. no
AWI Gutow Lars 218 samples B18
Zoobenthos
0.1 m^2 van Veen grabs to assess benthic infaunal communities. no
AWI Gutow Lars 20 obs. B25
Birds
bird observations from travelling ship. no
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