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General
Data set name

Fishing statistics of the artisanal fisheries in the Spanish southern Mediterranean

Data holding centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
CountrySpain  Spain
Time periodFrom 1 January 1987 to 1 August 1990
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Spanish Southern Mediterranean

Observations 
Parameters

Fish morphology, age and physiology; Fish abundance in water bodies; Fishing by-catch

Description 
Summary

The collection contains information on artisanal fishing obtained by field surveys. The basic information collected is very complete and has been sieved by means of additional information and direct surveys, which renders it quite reliable. The information was obtained from 28 sample points along the coastline, with a maximum sampling intensity in 1989 with daily information from January to August. The series finished in August 1990 and has not been updated since.

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 identifier8036111
Global identifier2760
Last revised2009-02-10