Publication Detail

Effects of Fishing Gear on the Sea Floor of New England

Eleanor M. Dorsey, Judith A Pederson
160 pp.
MITSG 98-04
$25.00 DOM

This book presents the twenty-eight papers given at a conference hosted by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sea Grant Program and the Conservation Law Foundation concerning the effects of fishing gear on New England's seafloor and on fishing productivity, benthic habitats, and biodiversity. Scientists and fisherman are the primary contributors to the book. A list of twenty-nine conference recommendations and comments is included.

type: Workshops, proceedings, symposia

Parent Project

Project No.: 1998-A-5
Title: MIT Sea Grant Center for Coastal Resources