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Title: Investigating the mortality of fish escaping from towed fishing gears - a critical analysis
Author: Breen, Michael
Awarding Body: The University of Aberdeen
Current Institution: University of Aberdeen
Date of Award: 2004
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Abstract:
Studies investigating the survival of fish escaping from towed fishing gears have demonstrated a significant mortality. The aim of this thesis was to address criticisms of these studies and establish whether the estimates of escape mortality were biased. This critical analysis focused on the work by Fisheries Research Services, as they were considered to have developed benchmark techniques in this field.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
EThOS ID: uk.bl.ethos.493592  DOI: Not available
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