Marine Scotland is the directorate of the Scottish Government responsible for the integrated management of Scotland’s seas. Marine Scotland Science (formerly Fisheries Research Services) provides expert scientific and technical advice on marine and fisheries issues. Scottish Marine and Freshwater Science is a series of reports that publishes results of research and monitoring carried out by Marine Scotland Science. It also publishes the results of marine and freshwater scientific work that has been carried out for Marine Scotland under external commission. These reports are not subject to formal external peer-review.
This report presents the results of marine and freshwater scientific work carried out for Marine Scotland under external commission.
Collection of Bycatch Data for Spurdog ( Squalus acanthias) in the North Minch Fishery
Dr Clive Fox
Scottish Association for Marine Science
Scottish Marine Institute
Dunstaffnage, Oban, PA37 1QA