Fishery characterisation and CPUE analysis of GUR 1 and 2

Trophia has been contracted by the New Zealand Ministry of Fisheries : To characterise the GUR 1 and GUR 2 fisheries. To analyse existing commercial catch and effort data to the end of 2008/09 fishing year and undertake a CPUE standardisation. Annual landings of GUR 1 have been relatively stable since 1986–87, generally ranging between 900 and 1300 t; substantially lower than the 2287 t TACC. About 60% of the GUR 1 total is… Read More