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Data set name

Ichtiological survey of Lithuanian economic zone in the Baltic Sea

Data holding centreLithuanian State Pisciculture and Fisheries Research Center, Fishery Research Laboratory
CountryLithuania  Lithuania
Time period1994-2004
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Lithuanian exclusive economic zone

Observations 
Parameters

Fish morphology, age and physiology; Fish abundance in water bodies

Instruments

Pelagic trawl nets

Description 
Summary

The main objective of research: to investigate biological characteristics of the main commercial fish; growing and feeding coastal areas of juvenile fish; to estimate the trends of commercial fish abundance in coastal zone, period for fish migration and its intensity. According to the data quota and coastal fishery management are performed.

OriginatorsLithuanian State Pisciculture and Fisheries Research Center, Fishery Research Laboratory
Availability 
OrganisationLithuanian State Pisciculture and Fisheries Research Center, Fishery Research Laboratory
AvailabilityUnknown
ContactSarunas Toliusis (Head of Fishery Research Laboratory)
Address

Lithuanian State Pisciculture and Fisheries Research Center, Fishery Research Laboratory
Smiltynes pl. 1,
Klaipeda

LT-19001
Lithuania

Telephone+370 46 391104
Emailztl@is.lt
Administration 
Collating centreDepartment of Marine Research of the Environmental Protection Agency
Local identifier33003001
Global identifier2140
Last revised2009-02-17