The efficiency of sieve‐panels for bycatch separation in Nephrops trawls

Skagerrak, Norway


Target catch: 

Norway lobster (Nephrops norvegicus)

Study Type: 

Field study in the wild

Effect on target catch: 

Optimal catch size of large Nephrops was too low for commercial use

Effect on bycatch species: 

Bycatch of roundfish and flatfish was low

Bycatch species: 

Fishing Gear: 

Reduction technique: