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Data set name

Fishing statistics of the Spanish fleet for the NAFO and Svalbar fisheries of the NW Atlantic

Data holding centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
CountrySpain  Spain
Time periodFrom 1988 onwards
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Northwest Atlantic

Observations 
Parameters

Fish abundance in water bodies; Metadata parameters

Description 
Summary

Information obtained from the observers on board commercial vessels operating in these areas (cod-fishing vessels and freezers). The information is stored in different types of files, one for haul information, one for captures per species, another for distribution of sizes and another for biological samples. Information on retained captures and discardings.

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 identifier8036115
Global identifier2764
Last revised2009-02-10