Cruise activities include:

– Micro and mesozooplankton samples will be collected through vertical hauling with WP2 40µm net and oblique hauling with double Bongo 200µm net

– Monthly, an oblique hauling will be made using a Bongo 335µm net, in order to collect icthyoplankton samples.

– Hydrographic profiles (temperature, conductivity and depth) will be taken using a CTD in the sample stations and in three more stations.