Research for Pech Committee - Sardine fisheries: Resource Assessment and Social and Economic situation

Type Report
Date 2015-11
Language English
Ref. IP/B/PECH/IC/2015_133
Copyright European Union, 2015.
Author(s) Silva Alexandra1, Moreno Ana1, Riveiro Isabel2, Santos Begoña2, Pita Cristina3, Garcia Rodrigues Joao4, Villasante Sebastian4, Pawlowski Lionel5, Duhamel Erwan5
Affiliation(s) 1 : IPMA, Portugal
2 : IEO, Spain
3 : Universidade de Aveiro, Portugal
4 : University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
5 : Ifremer, France
Publisher DIRECTORATE-GENERAL FOR INTERNAL POLICIES POLICY DEPARTMENT B: STRUCTURAL AND COHESION POLICIES
Note Print ISBN 978-92-823-8385-8 doi: 10.2861/163045 QA-02-15-918-EN-C PDF ISBN 978-92-823-8384-1 doi: 10.2861/380993 QA-02-15-918-EN-N
Abstract This study describes fisheries, stock status, ICES advice and management measures for the Northern and Southern sardine stocks in EU Atlantic waters. Information on sardine biology and ecology is provided for a better understanding of stock development. Social and economic dimensions are addressed for sardine fisheries in France, Spain and Portugal. The study provides recommendations to improve knowledge on the species and indicates management measures which might be considered for the sustainability of the fisheries.
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Silva Alexandra, Moreno Ana, Riveiro Isabel, Santos Begoña, Pita Cristina, Garcia Rodrigues Joao, Villasante Sebastian, Pawlowski Lionel, Duhamel Erwan (2015). Research for Pech Committee - Sardine fisheries: Resource Assessment and Social and Economic situation. IP/B/PECH/IC/2015_133. https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00300/41109/