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Allerdale SHLAA Discarded Sites

Allerdale's Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessment for Sites which have been discarded for future policy . Part of the evidence base identified under the Local Democracy Framework. Sites...

FishDAC: Commercial and Non-commercial Fish and Shellfish Discards (Observer Programme) Scotland

The observer programme (previously referred to as discard programme) commenced in 1975 as a result of an ICES resolution (ICES Council Resolution 1975/4:22) which stressed the importance of the...

North East Coast Discards Survivabilty 2014/15 - Fisheries Science Partnership

The objective of this study was to assess whether various species of fish survive being caught and then being discarded during normal commercial fishing practices. This was a scoping study to...

Skate and ray discard survey 2007/08 - Fisheries Science Partnership survey

To ascertain the likely survival rate of skates and rays discarded as a consequence of the proposed introduction of a maximum landing length, and also to develop on-board species identification...

2000 UMBSM Clyde Sea The Fate of Discarded Invertebrates From The Clyde Nephrops Fishery

A PhD was carried out at the University Marine Biological Station Millport (UMBSM) and presented to the University of London. The study assesses the composition and the fate of invertebrates...

Survival of discarded sole in inshore trawl fishery 2016/17 - Fisheries Science Partnership

The objective of this project was to assess and estimate the survivability of sole caught in the Solent (ICES Subarea VIId) inshore otter trawl fishery. This project follows a previous study of...

Spurdog, porbeagle and common skate by-catch and discard reduction 2011/12- Fisheries Science Partnership

To collect field data on the numbers of elasmobranchs of conservation interest (porbeagle, common skate and spurdog) taken as by-catch in offshore gillnet fisheries and their survivability (i.e....

Survival of discarded catch in the Wash Brown Shrimp Fishery 2017/18 - Fisheries Science Partnership

The objectives of this project were to: • Use captive observations of *Crangon crangon* to assess the survival of discarded Crangon in the Wash Brown Shrimp Fishery in vessels using different...

Rankings of trading estates as to water quality risks from runoff

Large catalog/data-sets of trading estate runoff giving a general picture of trading estate runoff and additional insight into the risk it poses. Summary statistics were calculated for the runoff...

Area VII Haddock Discard Eliminations using Technical Measures 2013/14 - Fisheries Science Partnership

The twin rig trawler Ocean Spirit was chartered for twelve days in August and September 2013 to undertake fishing trials off southwest England. The aim of the work was to improve the selective...

Area VII Haddock Discard Eliminations using Technical Measures 2014/15 - Fisheries Science Partnership

Following experimental work carried out in 2013, a twin-rig trawler, the Ilfracombe-based *Our Olivia Belle *(BD 277), was chartered to undertake further trials of a modified demersal trawl in...

1997-1999 University Marine Biological Station Millport (UMBSM) Clyde Sea Nephrops Trawling Discards Survey

The principle project objective investigated the discards associated with the process of trawling for Nephrops norvegicus in EC waters. The present study assessed the discard composition and...

Survival of discarded Plaice in the English NE Nephrops Trawl Fishery 2015/16 - Fisheries Science Partnership survey

The primary objective of this project was to estimate the survival rate of discarded plaice caught in the NE *Nephrops* trawl fishery. All tows took place in the North Sea at the southern edge...

Western Edge ghost nets 2005/06 - Fisheries Science Partnership

One Fisheries Science Partnership survey was carried out in September/October 2005 to examine the amount and mesh size of lost and discarded gillnets in the anglerfish and shark fisheries on and...

Inshore longline fisheries in the Southern North Sea 2019/20 - Fisheries Science Partnership

This work was carried out as part of the Fisheries Science Partnership (FSP) programme. The overall aims of this project were to examine i) the seasonal catch rates of fish taken in the southern...

2007 - 2007 Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science (Cefas) Reducing discards: Square-mesh codends in combination with square-mesh release panels 2007/08 - Fisheries Science Partnership

The main objective of this FSP project was to demonstrate that square-mesh codends in combination with multiple square-mesh panels can effectively reduce discards in he SW beam trawl fisheries

North Sea Bass Gillnet Selectivity 2008/09 - Fisheries Science Partnership

To assess the selective properties of gill nets (over a range of mesh sizes) in an emergent bass fishery in the central and Southern North Sea and to evaluate the survival rates of discarded bass...

Northern Thames Estuary Sole Selectivity Trails 2010/11 - Fisheries Science Partnership

To investigate the potential of more selective/environmentally friendly fishing methods by fitting square-mesh panels to 80mm otter trawls (i.e. modified trawl design) to reduce discard rates of...

North Wales Spurdog Longline Fishery 2008/09 - Fisheries Science Partnership

To increase knowledge of the spatial and temporal dynamics of spurdog in waters off North Wales, to provide contemporary data on the reproductive parameters used in demographic models, and to...

Selectivity of Gillnets used in the Cornish Red Mullet Fishery 2010/11 - Fisheries Science Partnership

To look at the capture of red mullet, and associated species, with different mesh sizes of gill nets. A range of nets will be used, within the range 50-80mm, made up into identical fleets to help...