Skip to main content

Table 1 Types of fishing vessels operating in the Strait of Sicily during the breeding period of Scopoli’s shearwater (from 6th June to 20th August)

From: Interactions between commercial fishing vessels and a pelagic seabird in the southern Mediterranean Sea

Gear/type of fishing activity Number of vessels
Bottom Otter trawl 315
Purse Seine 45
Longline 25
Other Gears 29
Total 414