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…

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Training of fishers

Volume 3, Issue 2 March 2018 Editorial Fishers across Europe are at the core of the Common Fisheries Policy.  A new approach towards harmonised preventive measures and training could contribute to risk reduction and improved safety at sea. Safety on board is a significant issue. Sea-faring (shipping and fishing related Read more…

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…