Fisheries and Resources Monitoring System

Northern prawn - Barents and Norwegian Seas
Marine Resource  Fact Sheet
ICES Advice 2017
Northern prawn - Barents and Norwegian Seas
Fact Sheet Citation  
Northern shrimp (Pandalus borealis) in Subareas 1 and 2 (Northeast Arctic)
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FAO Names: en - Northern prawn, fr - Crevette nordique, es - Camarón norteño, ru - Креветка северная

Fishery Indicators
Production: Landed Volume; Catch
Geographic extent of Northern prawn - Barents and Norwegian Seas
Main Descriptors
Considered a single stock: Yes        Spatial Scale: Sub-Regional
Management unit: Yes        Reference year: 2017
Biological State and Trend
State & Trend Descriptors
Exploitation rateFMSY: BelowNo or low fishing mortality
Moderate fishing mortality
Abundance levelBlim: Full reproductive capacityPre-exploitation biomass or high abundance
Intermediate abundance

Habitat and Biology
Depth zone: Shelf (50 m - 200 m).   Vertical distribution: Demersal/Benthic.  

Water Area Overview
Spatial Scale: Sub-Regional

Geo References
Resource Structure
Considered a single stock: Yes

Fishery Indicators
TypeMeasureValueUnitTime period
ProductionLanded Volume 5508tonnes1970
Landed Volume 5142tonnes1971
Landed Volume 6772tonnes1972
Landed Volume 6921tonnes1973
Landed Volume 8008tonnes1974
Landed Volume 8199tonnes1975
Landed Volume 9752tonnes1976
Landed Volume 19554tonnes1977
Landed Volume 38943tonnes1978
Landed Volume 36299tonnes1979
Landed Volume 46280tonnes1980
Landed Volume 43610tonnes1981
Landed Volume 62838tonnes1982
Landed Volume 104806tonnes1983
Landed Volume 128062tonnes1984
Landed Volume 124489tonnes1985
Landed Volume 65323tonnes1986
Landed Volume 43367tonnes1987
Landed Volume 48689tonnes1988
Landed Volume 62748tonnes1989
Landed Volume 81164tonnes1990
Landed Volume 75253tonnes1991
Landed Volume 68622tonnes1992
Landed Volume 55866tonnes1993
Landed Volume 28333tonnes1994
Landed Volume 25220tonnes1995
Landed Volume 34512tonnes1996
Landed Volume 35735tonnes1997
Landed Volume 55790tonnes1998
Landed Volume 75670tonnes1999
Landed Volume 80697tonnes2000
Landed Volume 57285tonnes2001
Landed Volume 61488tonnes2002
Landed Volume 39225tonnes2003
Landed Volume 42734tonnes2004
Landed Volume 42618tonnes2005
Landed Volume 29627tonnes2006
Landed Volume 29931tonnes2007
Landed Volume 28188tonnes2008
Landed Volume 27272tonnes2009
Landed Volume 25198tonnes2010
Landed Volume 30226tonnes2011
Landed Volume 24756tonnes2012
Landed Volume 19249tonnes2013
Landed Volume 20964tonnes2014
Landed Volume 33624tonnes2015
Landed Volume 32116tonnes2016
Landed Volume 28000tonnes2017
Fishery Indicators
TypeMeasureValueUnitTime period
ProductionCatch 5508tonnes1970
Catch 5142tonnes1971
Catch 6772tonnes1972
Catch 6921tonnes1973
Catch 8008tonnes1974
Catch 8199tonnes1975
Catch 9752tonnes1976
Catch 19554tonnes1977
Catch 38943tonnes1978
Catch 36299tonnes1979
Catch 46280tonnes1980
Catch 43610tonnes1981
Catch 62838tonnes1982
Catch 104806tonnes1983
Catch 128062tonnes1984
Catch 124489tonnes1985
Catch 65323tonnes1986
Catch 43367tonnes1987
Catch 48689tonnes1988
Catch 62748tonnes1989
Catch 81164tonnes1990
Catch 75253tonnes1991
Catch 68622tonnes1992
Catch 55866tonnes1993
Catch 28333tonnes1994
Catch 25220tonnes1995
Catch 34512tonnes1996
Catch 35735tonnes1997
Catch 55790tonnes1998
Catch 75670tonnes1999
Catch 80697tonnes2000
Catch 57285tonnes2001
Catch 61488tonnes2002
Catch 39225tonnes2003
Catch 42734tonnes2004
Catch 42618tonnes2005
Catch 29627tonnes2006
Catch 29931tonnes2007
Catch 28188tonnes2008
Catch 27272tonnes2009
Catch 25198tonnes2010
Catch 30226tonnes2011
Catch 24756tonnes2012
Catch 19249tonnes2013
Catch 20964tonnes2014
Catch 33624tonnes2015
Catch 32116tonnes2016
Catch 28000tonnes2017
Management unit: Yes
Source of information
ICES Advice accessed through ICES Stock Assessment Database on March 2018. ICES, Copenhagen.  Click to open
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