research data . Dataset . 2018

Global Monthly Catch Of Tuna, Tuna-Like And Shark Species (1950-2015) Aggregated By 1?? Or 5?? Squares (Ird Level 2)

Taconet, Paul; Chassot, Emmanuel; Barde, Julien;
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  • Published: 01 Feb 2018
  • Publisher: Zenodo
This dataset lists global catch of tuna, tuna-like and shark species from 1950 to 2015. Catches are stratified by month, species, gear, vessel flag reporting country, fishing mode (i.e. type of school used), area (mainly 1° or 5° square) and unit of catch (weight or number). This dataset was computed using public domain catch-and-effort datasets released by the five tuna Regional Fisheries Management Organizations: the Indian Ocean Tuna Commission (IOTC), the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas (ICCAT), the Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission (IATTC), The Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WCPFC), the Commission for...
free text keywords: tuna, fisheries, tuna atlas, catch, tilme series, geographic information system, Log school
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  • Funder: European Commission (EC)
  • Project Code: 675680
  • Funding stream: H2020 | RIA
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