Catch per unit effort analysis of the commercial blue cod fishery in BCO 4

Trophia has been contracted by the New Zealand Ministry of Fisheries : To characterise the BCO 4 fishery To analyse CPUE trends in commercial BCO 4 fishery up to the end of 2008/2009 The South East Chatham Rise BCO 4 fishery may once have been a labour intensive handline fishery,but blue cod are now taken mostly by cod pots. Before the introduction of the QMS, there were economic constraints to the development… Read More