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Overview:The high seas shrimp fishing grounds are distributed around the Flemish Cap in NAFO Division 3M and on the slopes of the Grand Banks, mainly in Division 3L. The main part of the shrimp stock (between 75 and 80 percent) is exploited by Canadian vessels within the EEZ (Orr et al., 2005).
Bensch, A.; Gianni, M.; Gréboval, D.; Sanders, J.S.; Hjort, A. - Worldwide review of bottom fisheries in the high seas. FAO Fisheries and Aquaculture Technical Paper. No. 522, Rev.1. Rome, FAO. 2009. 145p. http://www.fao.org/docrep/012/i1116e/i1116e00.htm