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Industry-led fishing gear development: Can it facilitate the process?

Industry-led fishing gear development: Can it facilitate the process?

Category
Journal publication
Abstract
In the reformed technical measures regulation, the European Union proposed a greater involvement of the fishing industry in the different managerial aspects of fisheries. However, having the industry as a main actor in gear development presents a new suite of challenges. The industry, while addressing an issue in the fishery, can modify several aspects of a fishing gear simultaneously, without considering that some of those changes might have opposing effects. Here we present a case study where
Client
  • EU / 33112-P-15-013
Language
English
Author(s)
Affiliation
  • Technical University of Denmark
  • UiT The Arctic University of Norway
  • SINTEF Ocean / Sjømatteknologi
Year
2019
Published in
Ocean and Coastal Management
ISSN
0964-5691
Volume
177
Page(s)
148 - 155