OSPAR Bottom Fishing Intensity - Surface - 2009

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Last Updated August 9, 2017, 16:35 (Europe/Berlin)
Created August 9, 2017, 16:33 (Europe/Berlin)
E-mail lina.roeschel@ecologic.eu
Language Eng
Abstract ICES produced fishing abrasion pressure maps using the data provided by nine OSPAR Contracting Parties. Separate maps were produced for surface abrasion and subsurface abrasion.
Resource type Spatial dataset
Spatial representation type vector
License Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY 4.0)
Classification Oceans
Creation date 2017-12-31
Publication date 2017-08-08
INSPIRE theme Natural risk zones
Free keywords bottom fishing, OSPAR, fishing
Vocabulary date type
Temporal start date 2009-01-01
Temporal end date 2009-12-31
Lineage Restrictions: no limitation Language: English Temporal Extent: Jan. 1, 2009, midnight - Dec. 31, 2009, midnight Data Quality: ICES produced fishing abrasion pressure maps using the data provided by nine OSPAR Contracting Parties. Separate maps were produced for surface abrasion and subsurface abrasion.
Responsible party OSPAR Commission
Responsible party email secretariat@ospar.org
Responsible party role Owner
Related publications OSPAR Bottom Fishing Intensity 2009 - OSPAR request to support the development of common and candidate OSPAR biodiversity indicators for benthic habitats: pressure maps https://odims.ospar.org/documents/830
Limitations on public use No restrictions/limitations
Projections WGS 84 -- EPSG-4326
Spatial extent - North 78.1
Spatial extent - South 36
Spatial extent - East 35.95
Spatial extent - West -43.650

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Political boundaries: GAUL 2015, © FAO Statistics Division.