Do pingers reduce interactions between bottlenose dolphins and nets around the Balearic Islands?

Balearic Islands, Mediterranean Sea


Target catch: 

Mixed species

Study Type: 

Field study in the wild

Effect on target catch: 

Increased target catch (but not significant)

Effect on bycatch species: 

49% reduction in depredation rate by bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus)

Bycatch species: 

Fishing Gear: 

Reduction technique: