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Appendix 4:
Research Vessel Cruise Plans, 2011
Party/Program Survey Region
Vessel and
Tentative Dates
2011
Research Focus
Contact
Russia/TINRO-
Center
Includes NPAFC
Convention Area;
western North Pacific
Subarctic Frontal Zone
R/V Tinro:
Feb 24
-Apr 9
Oceanography, zooplankton,
fish and squid distribution,
and diets will be studied.
Midwater trawl fished at the
surface and acoustic gear will
be used to detect fish.
Olga Temnykh,
TINRO-center,
temnykh@tinro.ru
Russia/TINRO-
Center
Primarily within Russian
EEZ: off Kuril Islands
(
R/V TINRO
) includes
NPAFC Convention
Area. Southern
Okhotsk Sea (
R/V
TINRO)
, and western
Bering Sea (
R/V
Professor Kaganovsky
)
both cruises within the
Russian EEZ
R/V Tinro:
Jun
1-Jul 2; Aug
17-Sep 9
; R/V
Professor
Kaganovsky:
Jun
1-Jul 10
Oceanography, zooplankton,
fish (immature and
maturing salmon) and squid
distribution, and diets will be
studied. Midwater trawl will
be fished at the surface and
acoustic gear will be used to
detect fish.
Olga Temnykh,
TINRO-center,
temnykh@tinro.ru
Russia/TINRO-
Center
Within Russian
EEZ: western Bering
Sea (
R/V Professor
Kizevetter
) and
southern Okhotsk
Sea (
R/V Professor
Kizevetter
)
R/V Professor
Kizevetter:
Sep
13-Oct 20 (western
Bering Sea);
Oct 24-Nov 23
(southern Okhotsk
Sea)
Oceanography, zooplankton,
fish (juvenile salmon) and
squid distribution, and diets
will be studied. Midwater
trawl will be fished at the
surface and acoustic gear will
be used to detect fish.
Olga Temnykh,
TINRO-center,
temnykh@tinro.ru
Japan/Hokkaido
University
Includes NPAFC
Convention Area;
northwestern North
Pacific
R/V Oshoro maru:
May 12-24; Jul 22-
Aug 6
Distribution and ecology of
salmon and other pelagic
fishes will be studied.
Gillnets, longlines, and hook-
and-line gear will be used to
capture fish.
Toru Nagasawa,
HNFRI, nagasat@
affrc.go.jp
Japan/FRA
Sapporo
Includes NPAFC
Convention Area;
central Bering Sea
R/V Hokko maru:
Jul 20-Aug 10
Salmon abundance and
distribution will be studied
using a surface/midwater
trawl and hook-and-line gear.
Toru Nagasawa,
HNFRI, nagasat@
affrc.go.jp
Japan/FRA
Shimizu
Includes NPAFC
Convention Area;
northwestern North
Pacific
R/V Kaiun maru:
Jun 25-Aug 3
Stock assessment of neon
flying squid, salmon, and
other pelagic fishes will be
studied using a gillnet.
Toru Nagasawa,
HNFRI, nagasat@
affrc.go.jp
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