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Allerdale SHLAA Discarded Sites

Allerdale's Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessment for Sites which have been discarded for future policy . Part of the evidence base identified under the Local Democracy Framework. Sites...

2017 - 2018 Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science (Cefas) Survival of discarded catch in the Wash Brown Shrimp Fishery 2017/18 - Fisheries Science Partnership

The objectives of this project were to: • Use captive observations of *Crangon crangon* to assess the survival of discarded Crangon in the Wash Brown Shrimp Fishery in vessels using different...

Rankings of trading estates as to water quality risks from runoff

Large dataset of trading estate runoff giving a general picture of trading estate runoff and additional insight into the risk it poses. Summary statistics were calculated for the runoff dataset...

2015 - 2015 Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science (Cefas) North East Coast Discards Survivabilty 2014/15 - Fisheries Science Partnership

The objective of this study was to assess whether various species of fish survive being caught and then being discarded during normal commercial fishing practices. This was a scoping study to...

2005 - 2005 Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science (Cefas) Western Edge ghost nets 2005/06 - Fisheries Science Partnership

One Fisheries Science Partnership survey was carried out in September/October 2005 to examine the amount and mesh size of lost and discarded gillnets in the anglerfish and shark fisheries on and...

Number of Sites with Litter

This metric records the total number of sites, on relevant land and highways, that is assessed as having deposits of litter according to a grading system. There is no statutory definition of...

2007 - 2007 Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science (Cefas) Skate and ray discard survey 2007/08 - Fisheries Science Partnership survey

To ascertain the likely survival rate of skates and rays discarded as a consequence of the proposed introduction of a maximum landing length, and also to develop on-board species identification...

2010 - 2010 Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science (Cefas) Northern Thames Estuary Sole Selectivity Trails 2010/11 - Fisheries Science Partnership

To investigate the potential of more selective/environmentally friendly fishing methods by fitting square-mesh panels to 80mm otter trawls (i.e. modified trawl design) to reduce discard rates of...

2011 - 2012 Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science (Cefas) Spurdog, porbeagle and common skate by-catch and discard reduction 2011/12- Fisheries Science Partnership

To collect field data on the numbers of elasmobranchs of conservation interest (porbeagle, common skate and spurdog) taken as by-catch in offshore gillnet fisheries and their survivability (i.e....

2009 - 2009 Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science (Cefas) North Wales Spurdog Longline Fishery 2008/09 - Fisheries Science Partnership

To increase knowledge of the spatial and temporal dynamics of spurdog in waters off North Wales, to provide contemporary data on the reproductive parameters used in demographic models, and to...

2007 - 2007 Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science (Cefas) Reducing discards: Square-mesh codends in combination with square-mesh release panels 2007/08 - Fisheries Science Partnership

The main objective of this FSP project was to demonstrate that square-mesh codends in combination with multiple square-mesh panels can effectively reduce discards in he SW beam trawl fisheries

2010 - 2010 Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science (Cefas) Selectivity of Gillnets used in the Cornish Red Mullet Fishery 2010/11 - Fisheries Science Partnership

To look at the capture of red mullet, and associated species, with different mesh sizes of gill nets. A range of nets will be used, within the range 50-80mm, made up into identical fleets to help...

2016 - 2016 Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science (Cefas) Survival of discarded sole in inshore trawl fishery 2016/17 - Fisheries Science Partnership

The objective of this project was to assess and estimate the survivability of sole caught in the Solent (ICES Subarea VIId) inshore otter trawl fishery. This project follows a previous study of...

2008 - 2008 Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science (Cefas) North Sea Bass Gillnet Selectivity 2008/09 - Fisheries Science Partnership

To assess the selective properties of gill nets (over a range of mesh sizes) in an emergent bass fishery in the central and Southern North Sea and to evaluate the survival rates of discarded bass...

2013 - 2013 Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science (Cefas) Area VII Haddock Discard Eliminations using Technical Measures 2013/14 - Fisheries Science Partnership

The twin rig trawler Ocean Spirit was chartered for twelve days in August and September 2013 to undertake fishing trials off southwest England. The aim of the work was to improve the selective...

2006 - 2006 Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science (Cefas) Gillnet retrieval survey 2006/07 - Fisheries Science Partnership

Gillnet retrieval survey carried out on fishing grounds to the south-west of Ireland, from 4th to 24th July 2006, using the commercial trawler FV Regina Ponti, to examine the quantity and mesh...

2010 - 2010 Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science (Cefas) Bristol Channel 100mm codend trials 2010/11 - Fisheries Science Partnership

This work was carried out as part of the Fisheries Science Partnership (FSP), a Defra-funded collaborative programme of scientific research between the UK fishing industry and scientists. Local...

2015 - 2016 Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science (Cefas) Survival of discarded Plaice in the English NE Nephrops Trawl Fishery 2015/16 - Fisheries Science Partnership survey

The primary objective of this project was to estimate the survival rate of discarded plaice caught in the NE *Nephrops* trawl fishery. All tows took place in the North Sea at the southern edge of...

2016 - 2017 Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science (Cefas) Remote Electronic Monitoring (REM) in the Bristol Channel 2016/17 - Fisheries Science Partnership

The aim of this project was to determine whether REM can be used to accurately verify and evaluate self-sampling records of the skate and ray catch (retained and discarded) made by the skipper...