Species and habitats - Merlangius merlangus (Whiting) - Eggs - Abundance in January (IBTS survey 2007)

Date(s) (Publication)
Custodian(s): CHARM Consortium
Point of contact(s): Yves Verin
Affiliation(s) 1 : Ifremer
2 : CHARM Consortium
Credit IFREMER
ID CHARM_MERNMER_EGG_IBTS_R
Abstract Biological data have been expressed in abundance (number of individuals per 20 m3).
Keywords Species data set, CHARM, R├ępartition des esp├Ęces, ressource halieutique
Lineage The survey concerns the Dover Strait to the southern half of the North Sea. Its aim is to estimate fish abundance and distribution and to compute recruitment indices (abundance of juveniles) for the fish species exploited in the North Sea. In parallel to its regular actions, the 2007 French IBTS used a continuous fish egg pumping device called CUFES allowing the collection of information on the spatial distribution of winter spawning areas and on the spawning habitat of several important
Utilisation research-only
Temporal Extent 2007-01-01 - 2007-12-31