Field Study 280

Target catch
Study Type
Field study in the wild
Effect on target catch
The number and biomass was not reduced in the 17 m or 20 m nets and the catch per unit effort varied by season and net size. Less shrimp was caught in the winter using the 14m nets.
Effect on bycatch species
Reduced the biomass and number of finfish and the catch per unit effort
Bycatch species
Fishing Gear
Reduction technique