Total catch in International Council for Exploration of the Sea (ICES) and General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean (GFCM) fishing regions in Europe

Figure Created 07 Dec 2010 Published 12 Sep 2011 Last modified 27 Oct 2014
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The map shows the total catch in ICES and GFCM fishing regions of Europe. Status of fish stocks was assessed in 2009 (ICES) and from 2002-2009 (GFCM), although data refers to 2008 in the ICES regions and 2005 in the GFCM regions. Catch is divided into proportions of catch of assessed stocks (green) and catch of unassessed stocks (white).

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Numbers in the circles are the total regional catch in thousand tonnes. In the ICES fishing regions catch is by all countries fishing in the region including non-EU countries: Iceland, Norway, USA, Canada and Russia. 

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