Shrimp Trawl Design Improvements Suggested for Mexican Fisheries

  • Jose Angel Heredia, Einar Hreinsson
  • Published 2003

Abstract

In this paper the current shrimp trawl net designs used in Iceland are examined and the method of design is analysed. Various selectivity devices used in the world fisheries are reviewed in order to find a way to keep shrimp catch high and bycatch or discards low. The general situation in the Mexican shrimp fisheries is analysed and a new shrimp trawl net… (More)

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