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Assessment and management of local fin fisheries (eg bass) - MF0111

Non R&D

Summary Objectives:-
Assess effects of recent management regulations on
recruitment and yield in the bass fishery and advise on
further management requirements.

Key customer purpose:-
Fulfil Ministry commitments to assess the effectiveness of
controls on bass fisheries. Assess whether further controls
are required.
1.To advise the Ministry on the management and protection of bass fisheries. 2.To assess the effects on yields and recruitment to the fishery of the regulations on landing size, mesh size, and nursery areas.
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1990

To: 1997

Cost: £1,122,442
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Sea Fish Stocks              
Stock Assessment              
Stock Conservation              
Fields of Study
Marine Fisheries