Data-Deficient Fisheries in EU Waters

14-06-2013

The fundamental requirement for stock assessments is to provide a rational basis for the management of fishery resources. Data-deficient fisheries present a challenge as they only provide a limited basis for management decisions. The nature and extent of data-deficient fisheries in European waters is presented and the assessment and management procedures for data-deficient fisheries in European waters evaluated.

The fundamental requirement for stock assessments is to provide a rational basis for the management of fishery resources. Data-deficient fisheries present a challenge as they only provide a limited basis for management decisions. The nature and extent of data-deficient fisheries in European waters is presented and the assessment and management procedures for data-deficient fisheries in European waters evaluated.

Externí autor

Will LE QUESNE, Mary BROWN, José DE OLIVEIRA, John CASEY and Carl O’BRIEN (Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science (CEFAS)