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Hand trawling data from the hand trawling association "De Slepers" [Kruigegevens van kruiclub "De Slepers"]
Contact: Depotter, Luc

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

Hand trawling data are collected by the hand trawling association "De Slepers". Annually, a number of hand trawling competions are organised, in which each club member can participate. more

Per contest, the weight of the caught shrimp is recorded for each hand trawler. At the end of the season, the hand trawler with the highest weight of caught shrimp is declared the best hand trawler of the season.

Biology > Benthos
Marine, Coastal waters, Recreational fishing, Trawling, Belgium, Koksijde, Oostduinkerke

Geographical coverage
Belgium, Koksijde, Oostduinkerke [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
From April 1999 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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