Category Archives: Spain

Poster Presentation on Spanish Case Study “Mediterranean Red Shrimp”

Poster on the Spain case study “Mediterranean Red Shrimp” presented by Joan B. Company at the GAP2 Annual Meeting in Brussels, July 2012. PDF of poster can be found here.

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Poster presentation on Galicia TURF Model Case Study

Compressed PDF of poster on Galicia Case Study, by Pablo Pita Orduna, presented at the GAP2 Annual Meeting in Brussels, July 2012, can be found here.

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PhD student wins MSC scholarship for GAP2 research

PhD student Giulia Gorelli has won a Marine Stewardship Council scholarship for her GAP2 project addressing the closing of two red shrimp fisheries near Palamós, Spain.

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Data Collection Begins

Pablo Pita Orduna, scientist at Universidade de A Coruña, gives the latest update on the Galicia Habitat Mapping GAP2 case study.

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Palamós fisheries closed by unanimous vote

On January 10th, over 60 fishermen reached a unanimous agreement to close the deep-sea shrimp fisheries in Palamós

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GAP2 paper on deep-sea shrimp

Joan B. Company and Francesc Sardà present at a fishery stakeholder workshop entitled “New Strategies for Mediterranean Deep-Sea Fisheries”, held in Palamós, Spain.

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Three Meetings Held

GAP 2 researchers discuss possibilities for a Fishery Management Plan for the red shrimp fishery with the Autonomous Government of Catalonia.

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Fieldwork / Data Collection

At present no joint fieldwork or data collection has been started, but this will be the next step.

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Kickoff Meeting, Planning

“Partners have been working on plans to implement cooperative work between scientist and fishery stakeholders coordinated across both the French and Spanish Indian Ocean tuna fleets” Following the GAP2 kick-off meeting at which scientists from IRD (France) and from AZTI …

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GAP2 work begins in Confraría de Pescadores de Aguiño

GAP2 and the Federación Galega de Confrarías de Pescadores set project timetable and begin data collection.

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