publication . Article . 2017

Validation of a vigour index for trawl-caught Norway lobsters (Nephrops norvegicus) destined for the live market: underlying links to both physiological condition and survivability

Albalat, Amaya; Sinclair, Simon; Neil, Douglas;
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  • Published: 01 Jul 2017
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Country: India
Abstract
Recent improved practices in the trawl fishery for Norway lobsters (Nephrops norvegicus) have made it\ud possible to increase the proportion of trawl-caught lobsters that can be transported alive successfully.\ud A major contributor to this has been the introduction of on-board seawater tanks, which allow for the\ud recovery of animals immediately after they have been landed fromthe net.In this study, we have validated\ud a vigour index that could be used both by fisheries scientists and by the industry dealing with live-traded\ud Nephrops, allowing identification of the proportion of trawl-caught lobsters that fail to recover following\ud capture and are not in...
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