Using vertical distribution to separate fish from crustaceans in a mixed species trawl fishery

Skagerrak, Norway


Target catch: 

Norway lobster (Nephrops norvegicus)

Study Type: 

Field study in the wild

Effect on target catch: 

Not tested

Effect on bycatch species: 

The majority of fish were separated successfully into the upper compartment

Bycatch species: 

Fishing Gear: 

Reduction technique: