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AEBR 2018/199 - Fish and invertebrate bycatch and discards in New Zealand arrow squid and scampi trawl fisheries from 2002–03 until 2015–16

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AEBR-2018-199-Bycatch-and-discards-Squid-and-Scampi.pdf

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AEBR-2018-199-Bycatch-and-discards-Squid-and-Scampi.pdf (10.9 MB)

Abstract
This report summarises bycatch and discards of fish and invertebrates in New Zealand arrow squid and scampi trawl fisheries for 2002–03 to 2015–16, based on analysis of fisheries observer and commercial catch effort data. Barracouta, silver warehou, and spiny dogfish were the main bycatch species in the arrow squid fishery, with total annual bycatch of 9000–40000 t and discards of 1000–16000 t. Javelinfish, other rattails, and sea perch were the main bycatch species in the scampi fishery, with total annual bycatch of 2400–5600 t and discards of 900–4100 t.

Document date
Thursday, 14 June 2018
Document type
V 1.3
File format
Adobe PDF
File size
10.9 MB
Reference number
978-1-77665-852-7
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AEBR-2018-199-Bycatch-and-discards-Squid-and-Scampi.pdf

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Thursday, 14 June 2018

Search tags
Species: SCI; SQU;
FishingMethod: Trawl;
Author: Anderson O.; Edwards C.; Anderson O.; Edwards C.;

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