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Hand trawling data from Blankenberge, Wenduine and Zeebrugge, starting from 1995 [Kruigegevens van Blankenberge, Wenduine en Zeebrugge vanaf 1995]

Availability: Restricted
The data are withheld from general circulation and disclosure but access may be obtained on a case-by-case basis through negotiation

Notes: Release with permission of the appropriate parties

The weight of the caught shrimp is recorded for each hand trawling event, together with the number of fish entrapped in the net (sole, dab, brill, whiting, cod, etc.). more

In addition, the hand trawler also reports on the moment of low tide and the water level at low tide, based on the tide-tables available for Oostende). Wind-direction and -speed are based on personal observations.

Biology > Benthos, Biology > Fish
Marine, Coastal waters, Recreational fishing, Trawling, ANE, Belgium, Blankenberge, ANE, Belgium, Brugge, Zeebrugge, ANE, Belgium, De Haan, Wenduine

Geographical coverage
ANE, Belgium, Blankenberge [Marine Regions]
ANE, Belgium, Brugge, Zeebrugge [Marine Regions]
ANE, Belgium, De Haan, Wenduine [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
From October 1995 on [In Progress]


Archiving data on recreational fishing along the Belgian coast, more

Dataset status: In Progress
Metadatarecord created: 2007-10-09
Information last updated: 2007-12-06
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