Neophocoena spp. (finless porpoise)

Displaying 1 - 1 of 1

Study Type: 

Field study in the wild


Omura Bay, Japan

Target catch: 

Not studied

Effect on bycatch species: 

Initially, pinger use decreased porpoise encounter rates with gillnets. However, this effect decreased over time but was effective later after temporary cessation of pinger use.

Effect on target catch: 

Not tested


Bycatch species: 

Reduction technique: 

Fishing Gear: