Field Study 707

British Columbia, Canada

Article: 

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

Bycatch species: 

Fishing Gear: 

Reduction technique: