Distribution maps for the North Sea fisheries; Methods and application in Natura 2000 areas

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    In the study presented here a database was developed with spatial distribution pattern of fishing effort, catches and catch values of the Dutch and non-Dutch fisheries in the Dutch section of the North Sea. Distribution maps were produced on the basis of this database. In addition, estimates were made of the value of different fisheries in areas designated by the Netherlands as Natura 2000 areas.
    Original languageEnglish
    Place of PublicationDen Haag
    PublisherLEI, part of Wageningen UR
    Number of pages122
    ISBN (Print)9789086154593
    Publication statusPublished - 2010

    Publication series

    NameReport / LEI : Research area Natural resources
    PublisherLEI, part of Wageningen UR



    • natura 2000
    • fisheries ecology
    • spatial distribution
    • databases
    • north sea

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