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Last Update: 2019/11/26

120, 160 and 200mm square mesh panels in the extension of whitefish and Nephrops trawls
Barry O'Neill
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€ NA
A number of catch comparison trials are taking place to assess the effectiveness of fitting square mesh panels in the extensions of Scottish whitefish and Nephrops trawls. SMP mesh sizes of 120, 160 and 200mm are been examined. Particular attention will be paid to the selectivity of cod.
Fishing technology; Trawling; Crustacean; Lobster; Gear selectivity;
Southern North Sea (27.IVc) Central North Sea (27.IVb) Irish Sea (27.VIIa) Northen North Sea (27.IVa)
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