How to protect fishing gear from bycatch of seals and seabirds?

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This memo intended to help professional fishermen of the Gulf of Finland to avoid bycatch and safe the fishing gear from damage.

Why is this happening?

What is good about seals?

What can be done?

  • Take the catch from the gear before the sunrise.
  • Follow special recommendations to protect the gear.
  • Increase the depth of nets.
  • Avoid places marked on the map

We need your help and open to cooperation.

Categories
BBNP, Biodiversity and nature conservation, Fisheries and Aquaculture, Sustainable Development

Year
2018

Language
Russian

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