Fisheries and Resources Monitoring System

Saithe - North Sea, Skaggerak, Kattegat, West of Scotland and Rockall
Fact Sheet Title  Fact Sheet
ICES Advice 2019
Saithe - North Sea, Skaggerak, Kattegat, West of Scotland and Rockall
Fact Sheet Citation  
Saithe (Pollachius virens) in Subareas 4, 6 and Division 3.a (North Sea, Rockall and West of Scotland, Skagerrak and Kattegat)
Owned byInternational Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES) – ownership
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Species List:
Species Ref: en - Saithe(=Pollock), fr - Lieu noir, es - Carbonero(=Colín), ar - قدّيّة سوداء, zh - 青鳕, ru - Сайда

Fishery Indicators
Production: Landed Volume; Catch
ident Block Saithe - North Sea, Skaggerak, Kattegat, West of Scotland and Rockall
Aq Res
Biological Stock: Yes         Value: Sub-Regional
Management unit: Yes        Reference year: 2018
Aq Res State Trend
Aq Res State Trend
Aq Res State Trend Aq Res State Trend
Aq Res State TrendFMSY: At FMSYNot applicable
Aq Res State TrendBlim: Full reproductive capacityPre-exploitation biomass or high abundance
Intermediate abundance
Habitat Bio
Depth Zone: Shelf (50 m - 200 m).   Vertical Dist: Demersal/Benthic.  

Water Area Overview
Spatial Scale: Sub-Regional

Water Area Overview
Aq Res Struct
Biological Stock: Yes
Fishery Indicators
TypeMeasureValueUnitTime period
ProductionLanded Volume 88339tonnes1967
Landed Volume 113741tonnes1968
Landed Volume 130580tonnes1969
Landed Volume 235012tonnes1970
Landed Volume 265356tonnes1971
Landed Volume 261914tonnes1972
Landed Volume 242513tonnes1973
Landed Volume 298347tonnes1974
Landed Volume 271610tonnes1975
Landed Volume 343898tonnes1976
Landed Volume 216393tonnes1977
Landed Volume 155124tonnes1978
Landed Volume 128352tonnes1979
Landed Volume 131897tonnes1980
Landed Volume 132273tonnes1981
Landed Volume 174336tonnes1982
Landed Volume 180040tonnes1983
Landed Volume 200843tonnes1984
Landed Volume 220870tonnes1985
Landed Volume 198605tonnes1986
Landed Volume 167503tonnes1987
Landed Volume 135176tonnes1988
Landed Volume 108892tonnes1989
Landed Volume 103831tonnes1990
Landed Volume 108071tonnes1991
Landed Volume 99745tonnes1992
Landed Volume 111499tonnes1993
Landed Volume 109621tonnes1994
Landed Volume 121795tonnes1995
Landed Volume 114968tonnes1996
Landed Volume 107348tonnes1997
Landed Volume 106126tonnes1998
Landed Volume 110531tonnes1999
Landed Volume 85781tonnes2000
Landed Volume 91741tonnes2001
Landed Volume 110911tonnes2002
Landed Volume 110282tonnes2003
Landed Volume 107356tonnes2004
Landed Volume 118625tonnes2005
Landed Volume 120414tonnes2006
Landed Volume 94958tonnes2007
Landed Volume 121618tonnes2008
Landed Volume 110972tonnes2009
Landed Volume 102128tonnes2010
Landed Volume 98034tonnes2011
Landed Volume 78144tonnes2012
Landed Volume 79859tonnes2013
Landed Volume 76057tonnes2014
Landed Volume 76748tonnes2015
Landed Volume 67620tonnes2016
Landed Volume 88010tonnes2017
Landed Volume 86540tonnes2018
Fishery Indicators
TypeMeasureValueUnitTime period
ProductionCatch 102830tonnes1967
Catch 137037tonnes1968
Catch 152589tonnes1969
Catch 275177tonnes1970
Catch 314332tonnes1971
Catch 300506tonnes1972
Catch 278929tonnes1973
Catch 341454tonnes1974
Catch 308360tonnes1975
Catch 432842tonnes1976
Catch 242623tonnes1977
Catch 179360tonnes1978
Catch 144251tonnes1979
Catch 146784tonnes1980
Catch 150025tonnes1981
Catch 205438tonnes1982
Catch 205618tonnes1983
Catch 245304tonnes1984
Catch 280080tonnes1985
Catch 236975tonnes1986
Catch 195412tonnes1987
Catch 156416tonnes1988
Catch 126442tonnes1989
Catch 126899tonnes1990
Catch 133738tonnes1991
Catch 117430tonnes1992
Catch 135114tonnes1993
Catch 128818tonnes1994
Catch 143477tonnes1995
Catch 130549tonnes1996
Catch 121522tonnes1997
Catch 118478tonnes1998
Catch 120397tonnes1999
Catch 94676tonnes2000
Catch 104100tonnes2001
Catch 129846tonnes2002
Catch 121656tonnes2003
Catch 113791tonnes2004
Catch 119234tonnes2005
Catch 128710tonnes2006
Catch 106334tonnes2007
Catch 129886tonnes2008
Catch 114519tonnes2009
Catch 104723tonnes2010
Catch 102007tonnes2011
Catch 87049tonnes2012
Catch 87269tonnes2013
Catch 82172tonnes2014
Catch 81446tonnes2015
Catch 77672tonnes2016
Catch 94586tonnes2017
Catch 94334tonnes2018
Management unit: Yes
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