NEFSC Ecosystems Surveys Branch
2017/2018 Cruise Schedule
Fall Bottom Trawl Survey - Revised 9-18-2017
The fall bottom trawl survey is now fully staffed. Spring cruise staffing will begin in late January, 2018.
Days at Sea
|Leg 1: Oct 16 - Nov 3||
|S New England - Georges Bank|
|Leg 2: Nov 7 - Nov 20||
|Gulf of Maine|
Spring Bottom Trawl Survey (NOAA Ship Henry B. Bigelow)
Staffing begins in late January, 2018
Sea Scallop / Integrated Benthic Survey (R/V Hugh R. Sharp)
Staffing begins the end of March, 2018.
Atlantic Surf Clam / Ocean Quahog Survey (R/V E.S.S. Pursuit)
Staffing begins the end of June, 2018.