FIGURE 1.6.1: Average annual international plaice landings (2010-2013) in the Baltic Sea per statistical ICES rectangle
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Options of Handling Choke Species in the View of the EU Landing Obligation – The Baltic Plaice Example

Original publication: December 2015 Authors: Thünen Institute of Baltic Sea Fisheries: Christopher ZIMMERMANN, Sarah B. M. KRAAK, Uwe KRUMME, Juan SANTOS, Sven STÖTERA, Lena VON NORDHEIM Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2D5XVdv Available languages: Background In May 2013, the reformed EU Common Fisheries Policy (CFP) was adopted (European Union 2013). One of the Read more…

Figure 18: Northern stock: Age structure of sardine in Subarea VIIIa,b (Bay of Biscay)
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Sardine Fisheries: Resource Assessment and Social and Economic Situation

Original publication: November 2015 Authors: Instituto Português do Mar e da Atmosfera (IPMA, I.P.): Alexandra Silva, Ana Moreno Instituto Español de Oceanografía (IEO): Isabel Riveiro, Begoña Santos Centre for Environmental and Marine Studies (CESAM), Universidade de Aveiro: Cristina Pita University of Santiago de Compostela (USC), Campus Do*Mar – International Campus Read more…

Map 1: Geographical Sub-Areas (black) and FAO Statistical Divisions (red) in the Mediterranean
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Fishing Management Based on Technical Measures – The Need of a New Framework for the Mediterranean Sea

Original publication: October 2015 Authors: Instituto Español de Oceanografía, Universidad de Alicante – Unidad Mixta IEO/UA: – Jose Mª Bellido Millán, Jose Luis Sánchez Lizaso Instituto Español de Oceanografía, Centro Oceanográfico de Baleares: – Ana Carbonell Quetglas Instituto Español de Oceanografía, Centro Oceanográfico de Málaga: – Teresa Garcia Jimenez, Jorge Read more…

Figure 3: Map of the North East Atlantic (FAO Area 27) showing the ICES statistical areas
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Technical Measures in the Atlantic and the North Sea – Working with Stakeholders Towards Meaningful Revision

Original publication: October 2015 Authors: IMARES Wageningen UR: Marloes Kraan, Ruben Verkempynck, Nathalie A. Steins Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2v6lYHa Available languages: This document was prepared for the workshop of the PECH Secretariat held on 13 October 2015 in Brussels – “New Technical Measures Framework for The New Common Read more…

Map 1: The Baltic Sea and adjacent waters with limits of ICES Sub-Divisions (SD) indicated
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Technical Measures in the Baltic Sea – An Alternative to Over-Regulation and the Brace-and-Belt Approach

Original publication: October 2015 Authors: Thünen Institute of Baltic Sea Fisheries, Germany: Daniel Stepputtis, Christopher Zimmermann, Uwe Krumme, Christian von Dorrien Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2Los54P Available languages: This document was prepared for the workshop of the PECH Secretariat held on 13 October 2015 in Brussels – “New Technical Read more…

Figure 5: Cost comparison – single observer vs. single REM vessel / analyst
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The Landing Obligation and its Implications on the Control of Fisheries

Original publication: September 2015 Authors: Ocean Governance Consulting: Christopher Hedley; Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science: Tom Catchpole, Ana Ribeiro Santos Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2KNYtZA Available languages: Background The ‘new CFP basic Regulation’ (European Parliament and Council Reg. No.1380/2013) establishes a phased introduction of a landing obligation Read more…

Map 1: The Northeast Atlantic (Major Fishing Area 27) with the ICES fishing areas for statistical purposes
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Fisheries Management and the Arctic in the Context of Climate Change

Original publication: June 2015 Authors: Blomeyer & Sanz S.L.: Roland BLOMEYER, Kim STOBBERUP Centre of Marine Sciences, University of Algarve: Karim ERZINI The Fisheries Centre at the University of British Columbia: Vicky LAM, Daniel PAULY Innovative Fisheries Management, IFM – Aalborg University: Jesper RAAKJAER Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2HHRjbI Read more…

“Almadrabas” catches evolution in Italy, Morocco, Portugal and Spain
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The Future of the Almadraba Sector – Traditional Tuna Fishing Methods in the EU

Original publication: April 2015 Authors: PROBITEC, Spain: Luis Ambrosio, Pablo Xandri Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2HnaRCK Available languages: The traditional fishing method called almadraba is one of the oldest recorded fishing systems, and is currently the object of study by anthropologists, sociologists and economist as a clear example of human activity developed to Read more…