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Risk of importing contaminated fish From outside Japanese EEZ following nuclear accident at Fukushima

This assessment was made by the European Commission's Directorate General for Fisheries and Maritime Affairs on the basis of best available information. Comments, criticisma and additional analysis is invited. To provide comments on this page you need to login.

Last update: 09/05/11

Study 2007-03 lot 1: Joint Data Collection between the fishing sector and the scientific community in Western Waters

A data collection scheme involving fishermen who are able to collect good quality field data and scientists who can produce appropriate scientific advice would result in an improved platform for fisheries management and at the same time would increase mutual respect and understanding between the industry and the scientists.

Last update: 22/05/10

Study 2008-11 lot 4 Understanding size developments of exploited stocks and ecosystems in the Mediterranean by using private fishermen’s “tally-books” and historical information

In the lack of scientific quantitative data, empirical fishermen’s knowledge and other available historical information will be compiled in order to identify and interpret long-time changes in the Mediterranean demersal fisheries and ecosystems.  Why this study?

Last update: 22/05/10

Study 2008-10 lot 2: Development of tools for logbook and VMS data analysis

Satellite VMS data and logbook data are already being collected. They are however not yet automatically classified by metier nor are they usable in determining the spatial distribution of fishing activities. This study will develop a method to allow these uses of VMS and logbook data.  Why this study?

Last update: 22/05/10

Study 2007-07 lot 1 Web services for support of Growth an Reproduction Studies (WebGR)

Reading otoliths can be rather difficult. In order to have different scientists obtain the same results age reading needs to be calibrated. This study is setting up a website to make data available and to allow for training and calibration.    Why this study?

Last update: 06/04/11

Study 2006-15 lot 9: Improved methodology for Cod age estimation

Assessing the Eastern Baltic Cod stock is difficult. One of the reasons is the problem of correct age-determination. This leads to problems with the catch-at-age and abundance indices of the surveys at sea.    Why this study?

Last update: 05/04/11

Study 2006-15 lot 8: Joint data collection between the fishing sector and the scientific community in the Baltic Sea

Using information collected by the fishing industry in the production of scientific advice can be a cost effective way to improve the quality of data while strengthening cooperation between scientists and fishermen. Why this study?

Last update: 05/04/11

Study 2006-15 lot 7: Joint data collection between the fishing sector and the scientific community in the North Sea

Making systematic use of information generated by the fishing industry in the production of scientific advice can be a cost effective way to improve the quality of data while strengthening cooperation between scientists and fishermen.

Last update: 06/04/11

Communicating research to stakeholder. Profet policy seminar

 a FP6 success story in fisheries & aquaculture on Friday 19 March, 12.30-14.00, room J-99 00/53 Programme: 12.30: Introduction and chair, Jacques Fuchs (DG RTD)

Event date: 19/03/2010 - 12:30
Last update: 27/05/10

PROFET POLICY: Fish policy flow: outcome of FP6 research programme

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Last update: 27/05/10

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