BENTHIS Newsletter March 2016

Published on
March 21, 2016

The third edition of the e-newsletter about the BENTHIS project of March 2016 can be downloaded here.


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Topics in this edition:

  • "Smarter fishing” to conserve the seafloor: dream or future?
  • Fishing for food and food for fish!
  • BENTHIS Case Study: Modified beam trawl reduces fuel costs in the Samsun Shelf Area, Black Sea, Turkey
  • Frequent trawling leads to skinnier fish
  • Impact of fisheries on sea floor food webs
  • BENTHIS presents results on historical development of bottom trawling
  • BENTHIS paper on physical impact pulse fisheries
  • Findings on pulse fisheries presented in France
  • BENTHIS fieldwork blogs

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