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Title

Promoting higher added value to a finfish species rejected to sea

AuthorsFuertes-Gamundi, José R. ; Medina, Isabel ; Gallardo, José Manuel ; Piñeiro, Carmen ; Núñez, Cruz; González, M. Jesús
KeywordsFisheries
Discards
SW Atlantic
Ecosystem
Seafood industry
Issue Date2005
AbstractThis project aimed to the development of the research and the technology necessary to promote higher added value to fishing activity. This is to be achieved by obtaining profit from a finfish species (“Rockcod”, Patagonotothen spp.) not known to consumers and currently discarded by the EU fishing fleet operating in the South West Atlantic, in order to supply the EU seafood industry with a good quality raw material for human food manufacturing. Use of this species, caught as a by-catch in the existing fisheries targeting hakes and cephalopods, should also increase the profitability of the fleet, contribute to maintaining employment and help to counterbalance the negative effects of fishing activity and discards in the ecosystem. The main scientific-technological objectives and expected achievements were the following: - Description of the fisheries - Improved knowledge of the biology of the species - Biomass assessment - Estimation of catches and discards - Analysis of the spatial and temporal distribution of the resource. Fishery forecasting and testing - Sensorial, Microbiological, Nutritional and Biochemical Evaluation of Rock cod - Development of the technical modifications on board commercial vessels - Development of new processed products from frozen Rock cod
Description332 páginas.-- José Ramón Fuertes ... et al.
URIhttp://hdl.handle.net/10261/108619
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