Field Study 342

Alaska

Article: 

Target catch: 

Groundfish

Study Type: 

Field study in the wild

Effect on target catch: 

72% of Dover sole, 67% of rex sole and 79% of flathead sole were retained

Effect on bycatch species: 

94% of Pacific halibut escaped when the ridgid grate was used

Bycatch species: 

Reduction technique: 

Fishing Gear: