Status of fish stocks in relation to Good Environmental Status

Figure Created 08 Jun 2016 Last modified 08 Jun 2016, 03:40 PM
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This figure shows the proportion of assessed stocks per regional sea that are in Good Environmental Status (GES). Status refers to fishing mortality (F) and reproductive capacity (SSB) criteria, as defined by the Marine Strategy Framework Directive


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For the regions covered by ICES this is based on the status in 2012, in the regions covered by GFCM and ICCAT the latest assessment was used which in practice involves assessments as far back as 2007.

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