Herring (Clupea harengus) in Subarea 4 and divisions 3.a and 7.d, autumn spawners (North Sea, Skagerrak and Kattegat, eastern English Channel)
reportposted on 2022-05-31, 08:18 authored by ICESICES
ICES advises that when the European Union (EU)–Norway management plan is applied, catches in 2016 should be no more than 555 086 tonnes, including 518 242t for the A-fleet.
ICES advises, under precautionary considerations, that activities that have a negative impact on the spawning habitat of herring should not occur, unless the effects of these activities have been assessed and shown not to be detrimental.
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