Research and analysis

Self-sampling in the inshore sector (SESAMI)

Report of a study of the level and catches of discards in the inshore fleet across South East and South West England.


Self-sampling in the inshore sector (SESAMI)

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A self-sampling trial where fishermen volunteer to collect data on their catches and discards during daily fishing operations on the South coast of England. The data is analysed to find out species and number of fish caught at each site, the type of gear used, the proportion of fish kept and the proportion of fish discarded.

Published 7 October 2014