The small-scale shark fisheries in the southern Gulf of Mexico: Understanding their heterogeneity to improve their management
Periodo de realización: 2015/06/01 al 2015/01/01
Tipo: Artículo científico
Lugar(es) de estudio: Tabasco, Zac., México, Campeche, Camp., México, Yucatán, México
Resumen: "Fisheries targeting sharks in the southern Gulf of Mexico are generally restricted to a few months or fish in several months but participate in other fisheries. Sharks are also part of the by-catch in most fisheries that use gill nets or longlines. The fisheries targeting sharks include the following: (1) a gill net fishery for Rhizoprionodon terraenovae and Sphyrna tiburo in April–June and August–September, respectively, off of northern Campeche"