The rise and fall of electrical beam trawling for shrimp in the East China Sea: technology, fishery, and conservation implications

  title={The rise and fall of electrical beam trawling for shrimp in the East China Sea: technology, fishery, and conservation implications},
  author={Congda Yu and Zhihai Chen and Lianyuan Chen and Pingguo He},
  journal={Ices Journal of Marine Science},
  • C. Yu, Zhihai Chen, +1 author P. He
  • Published 1 November 2007
  • Environmental Science
  • Ices Journal of Marine Science
Yu, C., Chen, Z., Chen, L., and He, P. 2007. The rise and fall of electrical shrimp beam trawling in the East China Sea: technology, fishery, and conservation implications. - ICES Journal of Marine Science, 64: 1592-1597.Since the 1980s, shrimp beam trawling has flourished in inshore waters of the East China Sea (ECS) off Zhejiang Province. By 2000, there were more than 10 000 beam trawlers operating in the area. The fishery targets several species of shrimp, including Parapenaeopsis hardwickii… Expand

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