Almadraba de Barbate, 19th century painting by Ramón García-Salazar Diaque
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Fisheries in Andalusia – Atlantic region

Original publication: April 2018 Author: Carmen-Paz Marti, Seconded National Expert Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2N6ByKr Available languages: Geographical framework The Autonomous Community of Andalusia is in the south of the Iberian Peninsula and borders Portugal to the west, the Autonomous Communities of Extremadura and Castile-La Mancha to the north, Read more…

Figure 10. Responsibilities preventing choke under the landing obligation
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Landing Obligation and Choke Species in Multispecies and Mixed Fisheries – The North Sea

Original publication: April 2018 Author: DTU Aqua, Denmark : Prof. Clara ULRICH Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2IwbmHj Available languages: Background The European Parliament’s Committee on PECH wishes to commission a research study on Landing obligation and choke species in multispecies and mixed fisheries. The topic is linked to three Read more…

Figure 3: Effective effort distribution of TR1 gears in the Celtic Sea, 2010-2016
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Landing Obligation and Choke Species in Multispecies and Mixed Fisheries – The North Western Waters

Original publication: April 2018 Authors: BIM, Ireland: Dominic RIHAN Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2IoxlUo Available languages:   Background The obligation to land all species (i.e. “the landing obligation”) in all fisheries introduced by the Common Fisheries Policy (CFP), which progressively bans discarding, has led Member States to revise their Read more…

Table 14: Risk assessment by stock in SWW fisheries.
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Landing Obligation and Choke Species in Multispecies and Mixed Fisheries – The South Western Waters

Original publication: April 2018 Authors: AZTI, SPAIN: Raúl PRELLEZO, Ane IRIONDO, Marina SANTURTÚN. IEO, SPAIN : Julio VALEIRAS Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2GrFbGX Available languages: Background The common fisheries policy (CFP) basic Regulation (EU, 2013) establishes a phased introduction of a landing obligation (also known as the discard ban). Read more…

Map 1: The Sahel
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Fisheries in Mauritania and the European Union

Original publication: March 2018 Author: Carmen-Paz Marti, Seconded National Expert Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2HvXXiz Available languages: Geography and geopolitics Mauritania’s official name is the Islamic Republic of Mauritania. The country is one of two Islamic republics in Africa, the other being The Gambia. It is located in North-West Read more…

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Fisheries in Japan

Original publication: August 2017 Authors: Matilde Vallerani, Carmen-Paz Martí, Priit Ojamaa Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2BFlvgL Available languages: The present note was requested by the Committee on Fisheries of the European Parliament for its Delegation to Japan (18-22 September 2017). The note provides a review of the main characteristics Read more…

Figure 2: Semi-subsistence fisheries is at the boundary between subsistence, commercial and recreational fisheries, so is likely to be covered under either commercial or recreational fisheries sampling.
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Marine recreational and semi-subsistence fishing – its value and its impact on fish stock

Original publication: July 2017 Authors: Kieran HYDER, Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science (Cefas), UK Zachary RADFORD, Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science (Cefas), UK Raul PRELLEZO, AZTI-Tecnalia, Spain Marc Simon WELTERSBACH, Thünen Institute of Baltic Sea Fisheries, Germany Wolf-Christian LEWIN, Thünen Institute of Baltic Sea Fisheries, Germany Read more…

Figure 6: Share of the production for the top 5 salmon producers in UK in 2015
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Common Fisheries Policy and BREXIT

Original publication: June 2017 Authors: José Manuel SOBRINO HEREDIA, Bertrand LE GALLIC, Simon MARDLE, Sébastien METZ , Thünen-Institut of Sea Fisheries in Hamburg: Doering Ralf;Kempf Alexander;Belschner Tobias;Berkenhagen Jörg;Bernreuther, Matthias;Hentsch Solveig;Kraus Gerd;Raetz Hans-Joachim;Rohlf Norbert;Simons Sarah;Stransky Christoph;Ulleweit Jens Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2Ajyx6S Available languages: This is the reference document of Read more…

Figure 30: Port traffic in the transport of goods in the Mediterranean Sea, 2013
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Small scale fisheries and “Blue Growth” in the EU

Original publication: April 2017 Authors: Blomeyer & Sanz: Kim Stobberup, María Dolores Garza Gil, Aude Stirnemann-Relot, Arthur Rigaud, Nicolò Franceschelli, Roland Blomeyer Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2ksoPoE Available languages: The European Commission has developed a so-called ‘Blue Growth (BG) Strategy’ as the maritime dimension of the Europe 2020 strategy for Read more…