Toothed whale and shark depredation indicators: a case study from the Reunion Island and Sechelles pelagic longline fisheries

Seychelles and Reunion Island


Target catch: 

Swordfish and tuna

Study Type: 

Summary study

Effect on target catch: 

Depredation rate was significantly higher for sharks but depredation impact was significantly higher for toothed whales

Effect on bycatch species: 


Bycatch species: 

Fishing Gear: