What is the best way to reduce bycatch?

10 Feb, 2022

As a result of the analysis of confidential data from 15 existing fisheries in the world, a group of scientists determined how spatial and temporal closures (closing areas or seasons) would impact on target and incidental catch. In this way, it described how this mecanism bases on dynamic, flexible and adaptable closed áreas are a newer method of fisheries management that can quickly identify areas of high bycatch and proceed to temporarily close them.