BENTHIS Newsletter March 2014

Published on
March 11, 2014

The first edition of the e-newsletter about the BENTHIS project of March 2014 can be downloaded here.


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Topics in this edition:

  • Role of benthic invertebrates in the ecosystem functioning revealed
  • Regional fishery impacts in Europe
  • Does bottom trawling enhance fish production by manipulating the seafloor ecosystem?
  • Baltic Sea: technological innovations in mussel dredging
  • BENTHIS North Sea case study - First campaign completed
  • Penetration depth of beam trawling revisited
  • Black Sea case study
  • Bay of Biscay field study
  • Regiol Stakeholder meetings: what do they think of innovative fishing technologies?
  • EU-wide Stakehoer Meeting
  • Seabird happy meals
  • Testing alternative gears: otter boards in a large wind tunnel

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