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Surveillance data for 2017, 2018 for all UK authorities: EIR release

Published: 26 Nov 2019

Information request and response under the Environmental Information (Scotland) Regulations 2004

Published:
26 Nov 2019
Surveillance data for 2017, 2018 for all UK authorities: EIR release
FOI reference: FOI/19/02496
Date received: 8 Nov 2019
Date responded: 25 Nov 2019
Information requested

I am requesting surveillance data for fishing vessels for the last two years (2017,2018). The data collected comes from aircraft as well as fisheries protection squadron vessels, and MMO chartered patrol vessels. This data will be used to assess the levels of fishing activity around windfarm developments.
Please note we are not requesting vessel names or ID numbers just the vessel Type, Nationality and Activity (Fishing, Steaming etc.)

Response

Attached is a copy of all of the information requested in EXCEL format.

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