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Data set name

Fishing statistics data on small pelagic species fished by the Spanish purse seine fleet in the Moroccan Atlantic

Data holding centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
CountrySpain  Spain
Time periodFrom 1 April 1988 to 31 November 1999
OngoingNo
Geographical area

North of Morocco [Division 34.1.11 CECAF (FAO)]

Observations 
Parameters

Fish non taxonomy-related morphology; Fishing by-catch

Description 
Summary

Monthly data on landings, effort, CPUE, for the main species (anchovy, sardine, mackerel and horse mackerel) as well as anchovy length frequency distributions. Catch in numbers and weight and age by quarter for the anchovy stock has been estimated from age-length keys based in otolith readings

OriginatorsIEO/ Cadiz Oceanographic Centre
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 identifier8036110
Global identifier2759
Last revised2009-01-12