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Scottish Sea Fisheries Statistics 2016

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Table 1.5.a Quantity and value of landings by Scottish vessels using demersal gears by main species1: 2016

Demersal Gears

Quantity (tonnes) Value (£'000)
Demersal trawl 2 Demersal seine Demersal twin/multi trawl Lines Gill nets Beam trawl Other methods Total Demersal trawl 2 Demersal seine Demersal twin/multi trawl Lines Gill nets Beam trawl Other methods Total
Cod 9,603 2,188 1,081 133 13 5 - 13,024 20,333 4,417 2,327 265 21 11 - 27,374
Haddock 22,811 3,785 1,460 4 0 0 - 28,061 31,107 4,541 1,776 3 0 0 - 37,428
Hake 2,674 461 104 4,574 2 1 - 7,816 4,589 818 168 12,810 4 2 - 18,390
Lemon sole 630 55 161 0 0 10 - 856 2,339 238 591 1 1 30 - 3,200
Ling 2,583 197 384 1,166 26 - - 4,355 3,747 265 586 1,698 24 - - 6,320
Megrims 1,439 197 486 0 4 - - 2,126 3,982 727 1,351 1 8 - - 6,069
Monkfish 8,647 321 2,002 1 1,539 7 - 12,517 24,403 893 5,707 3 3,326 19 - 34,351
Plaice 3,069 269 1,695 2 1 1,050 - 6,087 3,538 272 2,225 2 1 1,462 - 7,500
Saithe 6,881 398 647 20 0 - - 7,946 7,072 388 706 18 0 - - 8,184
Whiting 4,751 1,940 626 4 0 0 - 7,321 5,151 2,246 641 4 0 0 - 8,043
Wrasses 0 - - 0 - - - 0 0 - - 1 - - - 1
Other demersal 3,534 138 642 279 29 111 - 4,733 5,771 199 1,120 311 47 509 - 7,956
Total demersal 66,623 9,949 9,288 6,183 1,615 1,184 - 94,842 112,033 15,004 17,199 15,117 3,432 2,032 - 164,817
Other speciesa 3,692 41 463 1,031 12 11 45 5,295 8,186 180 1,537 1,592 31 10 182 11,718

(a) Other species include pelagic and/or shellfish species