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Consultation on New Controls in the Queen Scallop Fishery in ICES Divisions VIa and VIIa - Summary of Responses

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ISBN9781788511537
Official Print Publication Date
Website Publication DateAugust 18, 2017

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ISBN 978 1 78851 153 7 (Web only publication)
PPDAS 282686

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Contents

Introduction

Analysis of Consultation Responses, Part 1: Management Measures
Advocated by the Working Group Proposal 1: Increasing the Minimum Conservation Reference Size
(MCRS) of Queen Scallops
Proposal 2: Introduction of a Closed Season for Queen Scallops
Proposal 3: Entry Restrictions for the Queen Scallop Fishery
Entry Restriction Options - Qualifying Period
Options for Entry Requirements

Analysis of Consultation Responses, Part 2: Additional Management Options
for Consideration in the Medium to Long Term
Proposal 4: Effort Restrictions
Proposal 5: Introduction of Quotas for the Queen Scallop Fishery
Proposal 6: Introduction of Closed Areas for the Queen Scallop Fishery
Proposal 7: Introduction of Gear Specific Management in the Queen Scallop Fishery

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List of Consultation Respondents