The process and scientific analyses used to develop the New Zealand VME Evidence Process are summarised and reviewed. Scientific observer data for bottom trawling in the SPRFMO Convention Area over the period 2002–2014 are used to generate updated analyses of numbers and weight distributions of VME taxa caught in the SPRFMO Convention Area.
AEBR 135 Review of the biodiversity component of the New Zealand Vulnerable Marine Ecosystem Evidence Process
Report - Aquatic Environment and Biodiversity (AEBR)
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