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Development of biologically-based multi-species models - MF0315

Description
Summary Objectives:-
Develop simple `forward-looking` multispecies models which provide an insight into how management actions are likely to affect biologically interacting species, and result in changes in overall yield.

Key Customer Purpose:-
Enable DEFRA to better assess the impact that management measures such as fishing effort control and technical conservation have on fish stocks.
Project Documents
• Final Report : Biologically-based multispecies modelling and advice   (215k)
• Final Report - Annex : Annexe to Final Report   (5697k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1998

To: 2003

Cost: £373,284
Contractor / Funded Organisations
CEFAS
Keywords
Fisheries              
Multispecies              
Sea Fish Stocks              
Stock Assessment              
Stock Conservation              
Fields of Study
Marine Fisheries