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A risk analysis framework for fisheries management - MF1201

Summary Objective:

Review international best practice and appropriate knowledge base and implement appropriate tools in a common open source framework. Apply to selected case studies in collaboration with other Defra and EU projects, ICES and Regional Management Organisations (RMOs), Regional Advisory Committees (RACs), etc.

Key Customer Purpose:

Develop a Risk Analysis Framework for the identification, assessment, management and communication of risk. The framework will increase our capacity to both understand and incorporate uncertainty and risk when making fisheries management decisions.
Project Documents
• EVID4 - Final project report : MF1201 Evid 4 Evidence Project Final Report 30 March   (341k)
• Two Page Summary : MF1201: Two page summary Managing fish stocks in the face of limited or uncertain information.   (278k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2007

To: 2012

Cost: £1,454,802
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Marine Impacts              
Risk assessment and management              
Sea Fish Stocks              
Stock Assessment              
Stock Conservation              
Fields of Study
Marine Fisheries