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Saithe - Faroes grounds
Marine Resource  Fact Sheet
ICES Advice 2019
Saithe - Faroes grounds
Fact Sheet Citation  
Saithe (Pollachius virens) in Division 5.b (Faroes grounds)
Owned byInternational Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES) – More
Related observationsLocate in inventorydisplay tree map
FAO Names: en - Saithe(=Pollock), fr - Lieu noir, es - Carbonero(=Colín), ar - قدّيّة سوداء, zh - 青鳕, ru - Сайда

Fishery Indicators
Production: Landed Volume; Catch
Geographic extent of Saithe - Faroes grounds
Main Descriptors
Considered a single stock: Yes        Spatial Scale: Sub-Regional
Management unit: Yes        Reference year: 2018
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 9592tonnes1961
Landed Volume 10454tonnes1962
Landed Volume 12693tonnes1963
Landed Volume 21893tonnes1964
Landed Volume 22181tonnes1965
Landed Volume 25563tonnes1966
Landed Volume 21319tonnes1967
Landed Volume 20387tonnes1968
Landed Volume 27437tonnes1969
Landed Volume 29110tonnes1970
Landed Volume 32706tonnes1971
Landed Volume 42663tonnes1972
Landed Volume 57431tonnes1973
Landed Volume 47188tonnes1974
Landed Volume 41576tonnes1975
Landed Volume 33065tonnes1976
Landed Volume 34835tonnes1977
Landed Volume 28138tonnes1978
Landed Volume 27246tonnes1979
Landed Volume 25230tonnes1980
Landed Volume 30103tonnes1981
Landed Volume 30964tonnes1982
Landed Volume 39176tonnes1983
Landed Volume 54665tonnes1984
Landed Volume 44605tonnes1985
Landed Volume 41716tonnes1986
Landed Volume 40020tonnes1987
Landed Volume 45285tonnes1988
Landed Volume 44477tonnes1989
Landed Volume 61628tonnes1990
Landed Volume 54858tonnes1991
Landed Volume 36487tonnes1992
Landed Volume 33543tonnes1993
Landed Volume 33182tonnes1994
Landed Volume 27209tonnes1995
Landed Volume 20029tonnes1996
Landed Volume 22306tonnes1997
Landed Volume 26421tonnes1998
Landed Volume 33207tonnes1999
Landed Volume 39020tonnes2000
Landed Volume 51786tonnes2001
Landed Volume 53546tonnes2002
Landed Volume 46555tonnes2003
Landed Volume 46355tonnes2004
Landed Volume 67967tonnes2005
Landed Volume 68465tonnes2006
Landed Volume 62351tonnes2007
Landed Volume 59243tonnes2008
Landed Volume 59558tonnes2009
Landed Volume 45441tonnes2010
Landed Volume 30084tonnes2011
Landed Volume 35448tonnes2012
Landed Volume 26539tonnes2013
Landed Volume 24103tonnes2014
Landed Volume 25900tonnes2015
Landed Volume 29671tonnes2016
Landed Volume 30853tonnes2017
Landed Volume 24119tonnes2018
Fishery Indicators
TypeMeasureValueUnitTime period
ProductionCatch 9592tonnes1961
Catch 10454tonnes1962
Catch 12693tonnes1963
Catch 21893tonnes1964
Catch 22181tonnes1965
Catch 25563tonnes1966
Catch 21319tonnes1967
Catch 20387tonnes1968
Catch 27437tonnes1969
Catch 29110tonnes1970
Catch 32706tonnes1971
Catch 42663tonnes1972
Catch 57431tonnes1973
Catch 47188tonnes1974
Catch 41576tonnes1975
Catch 33065tonnes1976
Catch 34835tonnes1977
Catch 28138tonnes1978
Catch 27246tonnes1979
Catch 25230tonnes1980
Catch 30103tonnes1981
Catch 30964tonnes1982
Catch 39176tonnes1983
Catch 54665tonnes1984
Catch 44605tonnes1985
Catch 41716tonnes1986
Catch 40020tonnes1987
Catch 45285tonnes1988
Catch 44477tonnes1989
Catch 61628tonnes1990
Catch 54858tonnes1991
Catch 36487tonnes1992
Catch 33543tonnes1993
Catch 33182tonnes1994
Catch 27209tonnes1995
Catch 20029tonnes1996
Catch 22306tonnes1997
Catch 26421tonnes1998
Catch 33207tonnes1999
Catch 39020tonnes2000
Catch 51786tonnes2001
Catch 53546tonnes2002
Catch 46555tonnes2003
Catch 46355tonnes2004
Catch 67967tonnes2005
Catch 68465tonnes2006
Catch 62351tonnes2007
Catch 59243tonnes2008
Catch 59558tonnes2009
Catch 45441tonnes2010
Catch 30084tonnes2011
Catch 35448tonnes2012
Catch 26539tonnes2013
Catch 24103tonnes2014
Catch 25900tonnes2015
Catch 29671tonnes2016
Catch 30853tonnes2017
Catch 24119tonnes2018
Management unit: Yes
Source of information
ICES Advice accessed through ICES Stock Assessment Database in 2020. ICES, Copenhagen.  Click to open
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