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Data set name

Fishing statistics and biological samples of Spanish ports in Catalonia, Valencia and the Balearic Islands

Data holding centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
CountrySpain  Spain
Time periodFrom 1 January 1989 onwards
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Spanish Ports of Llanca, Port Selva, Roses, Barcelona, Tarragona, San Carlos, Castellon, Valencia, Alicante, Palma

Observations 
Parameters

Fishing by-catch

Description 
Summary

The collection comprises the data on daily landing of the artisan, trawler and purse seine fleets of the aforementioned ports. Data refer to each vessel. Size sampling refers to sardine and anchovy in the ports of Barcelona, Tarragona, Castellon, Valencia, Alicante and Palma, with a weekly or fortnightly frequency. Biological samples refer to the landing of hake, red mullet and sardines in the port of Palma, and were done fortnightly. Biological and size sampling of sardines, hake and red mullet in Palma is available since 1982.

OriginatorsIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
Availability 
OrganisationIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
AvailabilityMoratorium
ContactAlvaro Fernandez (Director)
Address

IEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
Corazon de Maria,8
MADRID

28002
Spain

Telephone+34 91 5974443
Facsimile+34 915 974770
Emaildirector@md.ieo.es
Administration 
Collating centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
Local identifier8036103
Global identifier2752
Last revised2009-01-12