Fisheries and Resources Monitoring System

Southwest Pacific Bottom longline fishery - high seas
Fishery  Fact Sheet
Worldwide review of bottom fisheries in the high seas 2009
Southwest Pacific Bottom longline fishery - high seas
Fact Sheet Citation  
Bottom longline fisheries - high seas
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Location of Southwest Pacific Bottom longline fishery - high seas

Geographic reference:  Southwest Pacific
Spatial Scale: Regional
Reference year: 2006
Approach: Fishing Activity

Fishing Activity
Fishing Gear: Longlines (nei)
Fishery Area: Pacific, Southwest; Australia

Harvested Resource
Target Species: Bluenose warehou; Morwongs; Violet warehou …  

Means of Production
Vessel Type: Longliners  

Fishing Activity
Fishery Area

Geo References
Vessel Type
Multipurpose vessels
Flag State
New Zealand
Fishing Gear
Longlines (nei)
Jurisdictional framework
Area of Competence: SPRFMO area of competence
Maritime Area: High seas.  
Management Body/Authority(ies): Department of Agriculture and Water Resources 
Area under national jurisdiction: Australia
Maritime Area: Exclusive Economic Zone Areas (EEZ).  
Source of Information
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.  Click to open
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