Fisheries Infosite

SPO 1, 2, 3, 7 and 8 Fishery Characterisation and CPUE Report


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FAR-2016-34-Rig-characterisation.pdf (15.8 MB)

The New Zealand fisheries taking rig (SPO) are described for the period 1989โ€“90 to 2011โ€“12, based on commercial catch and effort data. Thirteen commercial fisheries (8 setnet and 5 bottom trawl) which take this species are described, defined by location and method of capture, spanning five Quota Management and comprising the actively fished portion of the NZ Exclusive Economic Zone. Catch per unit effort analyses in these fisheries were used to estimate changes in abundance for this species.

Document date
Thursday, 16 June 2016
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V 1.3
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Author: Kendrick, T. H; Starr, P.J;
FishingMethod: Bottom trawl; Setnet;
ResearchField: Abundance; CPUE; Rig;
Species: SPO;
Stock: SPO 1, 2, 3, 7, 8;

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