Field Study 707

Article: 

British Columbia, Canada

Target catch: 

Spot prawn

Study Type: 

Field study in the wild

Effect on target catch: 

~40% reduction of prawn catch

Effect on bycatch species: 

Elimination of rockfish bycatch. Drastic reduction in number and size of other fish caught

Reduction technique: 

Bycatch species: 

Fishing Gear: