European Directory of Marine Environmental Data (EDMED)

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General
Data set name

MSFD Assessment Area North Atlantic

Data holding centreMarine Institute
CountryIreland  Ireland
Time period2013
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Irish EEZ and continental shelf.

Observations 
Parameters

Administrative units; Date and time

Instruments

Pelagic trawl nets; demersal trawl nets

Description 
Summary

The Stock Book is the principal annual publication of the Marine Institute's Fisheries Ecosystem Advisory Services (FEAS). Its purpose is to provide the latest impartial scientific advice on the commercially exploited fish stocks of interest to Ireland. The Stock Book is used by the Department of Agriculture, Marine and Food - (DAMF) at the Total Allowable Catch (TAC) negotiations with the EU in December and throughout the year at fisheries management meetings.

OriginatorsMarine Institute
Data web sitehttp://www.isde.ie/#/6477849d-249a-4869-828c-fd89a4c3e798
Availability 
OrganisationMarine Institute
AvailabilityLicence
ContactTrevor Alcorn (Scientific and Technical Officer)
Address

Marine Institute
Rinville Oranmore
Co. Galway


Ireland

Telephone+353-91-387200
Facsimile+353-91-387201
Emaildatarequests@marine.ie
Administration 
Collating centreMarine Institute
Local identifierAR.IE.DECLG.MI.MSFD.AssessmentArea
Global identifier6522
Last revised2015-09-14