Starting/ending date: 2008-2009
Financing: 82.000 €
European project
Dr G. Petrakis, Marine Biological Resources

Evaluation of the impact boat seine fishery in the fish stocks.

The Ministry of Agriculture, in order to form an opinion with regard to the future of fishing gear boat seine (which according to the regulation of 1967/2006 council of EU will be suppressed in 2010), decided the implementation of inquiring program with object the action of gear and the impact in the reserves.The call became in the frames of action of 4.4 of the Operational Program for Fisheries Sector 2000 – 2006. At the duration of program samplings will take place in professional ships and will be recorded the fish catches that are landed and discarded.