The Obligation to Land All Catches - Consequences for the Mediterranean

14-03-2014

The Landing obligation of regulated species in the EU Mediterranean is raising some concerns about its effective implementation. This report provides a state-of-the-art of fishery discards in the Mediterranean, discussing consequences of the discards ban and finally providing some recommendations on how to tackle the problem of juvenile catches.

The Landing obligation of regulated species in the EU Mediterranean is raising some concerns about its effective implementation. This report provides a state-of-the-art of fishery discards in the Mediterranean, discussing consequences of the discards ban and finally providing some recommendations on how to tackle the problem of juvenile catches.

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Jose Mª Bellido Millán, Ana Carbonell Quetglas, Mariano Garcia Rodriguez, Teresa Garcia Jimenez and Maria González Aguilar (Instituto Español de Oceanografía)