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General
Data set name

Fishing statistics and biological data from the Canarian artisanal fleet operating in the Sahara fishing ground

Data holding centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
CountrySpain  Spain
Time periodFrom January 1979 to December 1991
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Sahara coast. FAO Statistical Division 34.1.3

Observations 
Parameters

Fish non taxonomy-related morphology; Fishery characterisation

Description 
Summary

Includes the information related to the fisheries statistics (1979- 1991) of the Canarian artisanal fleet that operates in the Sahara Bank, and the size distribution on Dentex gibbosus, Dentex canariensi, Plectorhinchus mediterraneus and Spondyliosoma cantharus. From these species the biological data are also included.

OriginatorsIEO/ Cadiz Oceanographic Centre
Availability 
OrganisationIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
AvailabilityUnrestricted
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 identifier8036133
Global identifier2782
Last revised2009-01-12