Gulf of lion Blackspot seabream hook and line fishery

Overview

ZONE DE PECHE : Golfe du Lion (GSA 7)

STOCK AREA: Gulf of Lion (GSA 7)

SPECIES

Blackspot seabream, Pagellus bogaraveo

  FISHING GEAR

Bottom-set longline

Vertical longline

Handline

Fishery

The fishery mainly operates in PACA region with set longlines, even if some fishermen use handlines. 450 baited hooks are set per longline and put between 300 and 600 meters deep.

Fishing season takes place all year long.

 

 

 

Pre-assessment results

MSC pre-assessment results soon available.