New Scientific Information Can Help to Inform the Evaluation of EU Deep-sea Fisheries Regulations

@article{Turner2021NewSI,
  title={New Scientific Information Can Help to Inform the Evaluation of EU Deep-sea Fisheries Regulations},
  author={Phillip J Turner and Matthew Gianni and Ellen L. Kenchington and Sebastian Valanko and David E. Johnson},
  journal={The International Journal of Marine and Coastal Law},
  year={2021}
}
The European Union’s deep-sea fisheries regulations (Regulation (EU) No. 2016/2336) established obligations to manage deep-sea fisheries and to protect vulnerable marine ecosystems (VMEs). The European Commission is scheduled to complete a review of the regulations in 2021, providing an opportunity for new scientific information to be incorporated into the implementation of the regulations. Here, we summarise research outputs from the EU-funded Horizon 2020 ATLAS Project and explain their…