A comparison of longline and trawl fishing practices and suggestions for encouraging the sustainable management of fisheries in the Barents Sea | WWF

A comparison of longline and trawl fishing practices and suggestions for encouraging the sustainable management of fisheries in the Barents Sea

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07 February 2011
This study presents a comparison of Russian trawling and long-line bottom fishing practices. Biological, ecological and social-economic aspects are considered. Prospects of development of trawling and longline fishing in the Barents sea are analysed and recommendations about rational use of marine living resources of the Barents sea are made.
A comparison of longline and trawl fishing practices and suggestions for encouraging the sustainable management of fisheries in the Barents Sea.
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