Fisheries and Resources Monitoring System

Herring - Irish Sea South of 52°30’N, Celtic Sea and Southwest of Ireland
Marine Resource  Fact Sheet
ICES Advice 2019
Herring - Irish Sea South of 52°30’N, Celtic Sea and Southwest of Ireland
Fact Sheet Citation  
Herring (Clupea harengus) in Divisions 7.a South of 52°30’N, 7.g-h, and 7.j-k (Irish Sea, Celtic Seas, and southwest of Ireland)
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FAO Names: en - Atlantic herring, fr - Hareng de l'Atlantique, es - Arenque del Atlántico, ru - Сельдь атлантическая

Fishery Indicators
Production: Landed Volume; Catch
Geographic extent of Herring - Irish Sea South of 52°30’N, Celtic Sea and Southwest of Ireland
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: AboveHigh fishing mortalityRed
Abundance levelBlim: Reduced reproductive capacityDepleted
Habitat and Biology
Depth zone: Shelf (50 m - 200 m).   Vertical distribution: Pelagic.  

Water Area Overview
Spatial Scale: Sub-Regional

Geo References
Resource Structure
Considered a single stock: Yes
Fishery Indicators
TypeMeasureValueUnitTime period
ProductionLanded Volume 22978tonnes1958
Landed Volume 15086tonnes1959
Landed Volume 18283tonnes1960
Landed Volume 15372tonnes1961
Landed Volume 21552tonnes1962
Landed Volume 17349tonnes1963
Landed Volume 10599tonnes1964
Landed Volume 19126tonnes1965
Landed Volume 27030tonnes1966
Landed Volume 27658tonnes1967
Landed Volume 30236tonnes1968
Landed Volume 44389tonnes1969
Landed Volume 31727tonnes1970
Landed Volume 31396tonnes1971
Landed Volume 38203tonnes1972
Landed Volume 26936tonnes1973
Landed Volume 19940tonnes1974
Landed Volume 15588tonnes1975
Landed Volume 9771tonnes1976
Landed Volume 7833tonnes1977
Landed Volume 7559tonnes1978
Landed Volume 10321tonnes1979
Landed Volume 13130tonnes1980
Landed Volume 17103tonnes1981
Landed Volume 13000tonnes1982
Landed Volume 24981tonnes1983
Landed Volume 26779tonnes1984
Landed Volume 20426tonnes1985
Landed Volume 25024tonnes1986
Landed Volume 26200tonnes1987
Landed Volume 20447tonnes1988
Landed Volume 23254tonnes1989
Landed Volume 18404tonnes1990
Landed Volume 25562tonnes1991
Landed Volume 21127tonnes1992
Landed Volume 18618tonnes1993
Landed Volume 19300tonnes1994
Landed Volume 23305tonnes1995
Landed Volume 18816tonnes1996
Landed Volume 20496tonnes1997
Landed Volume 18041tonnes1998
Landed Volume 18485tonnes1999
Landed Volume 17191tonnes2000
Landed Volume 15269tonnes2001
Landed Volume 7465tonnes2002
Landed Volume 11536tonnes2003
Landed Volume 12743tonnes2004
Landed Volume 9494tonnes2005
Landed Volume 6944tonnes2006
Landed Volume 7636tonnes2007
Landed Volume 5872tonnes2008
Landed Volume 5745tonnes2009
Landed Volume 8370tonnes2010
Landed Volume 11470tonnes2011
Landed Volume 21820tonnes2012
Landed Volume 16247tonnes2013
Landed Volume 19574tonnes2014
Landed Volume 18355tonnes2015
Landed Volume 16318tonnes2016
Landed Volume 10767tonnes2017
Landed Volume 4418tonnes2018
Fishery Indicators
TypeMeasureValueUnitTime period
ProductionCatch 22978tonnes1958
Catch 15086tonnes1959
Catch 18283tonnes1960
Catch 15372tonnes1961
Catch 21552tonnes1962
Catch 17349tonnes1963
Catch 10599tonnes1964
Catch 19126tonnes1965
Catch 27030tonnes1966
Catch 27658tonnes1967
Catch 30236tonnes1968
Catch 44389tonnes1969
Catch 31727tonnes1970
Catch 31396tonnes1971
Catch 38203tonnes1972
Catch 26936tonnes1973
Catch 19940tonnes1974
Catch 15588tonnes1975
Catch 9771tonnes1976
Catch 7833tonnes1977
Catch 7559tonnes1978
Catch 10321tonnes1979
Catch 13130tonnes1980
Catch 17103tonnes1981
Catch 13000tonnes1982
Catch 24981tonnes1983
Catch 26779tonnes1984
Catch 20426tonnes1985
Catch 25024tonnes1986
Catch 26200tonnes1987
Catch 20447tonnes1988
Catch 23254tonnes1989
Catch 18404tonnes1990
Catch 25562tonnes1991
Catch 21127tonnes1992
Catch 18618tonnes1993
Catch 19300tonnes1994
Catch 23305tonnes1995
Catch 18816tonnes1996
Catch 20496tonnes1997
Catch 18041tonnes1998
Catch 18485tonnes1999
Catch 17191tonnes2000
Catch 15269tonnes2001
Catch 7465tonnes2002
Catch 11536tonnes2003
Catch 12743tonnes2004
Catch 9494tonnes2005
Catch 6944tonnes2006
Catch 7636tonnes2007
Catch 5872tonnes2008
Catch 5745tonnes2009
Catch 8370tonnes2010
Catch 11470tonnes2011
Catch 21820tonnes2012
Catch 16247tonnes2013
Catch 19574tonnes2014
Catch 18355tonnes2015
Catch 16318tonnes2016
Catch 10767tonnes2017
Catch 4418tonnes2018
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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