Our focus is on small artisanal gillnetters, fishing for cod in the spring and autumn. For this type of fishery we have not yet determined the most effective way to reduce seabird bycatch, so a lot of this work will involve trialling different mitigation measures and inventing solutions alongside fishermen.

We are working along Lithuania’s coast and inshore area. The map shows the boundary line of Lithuanian Exclusive Economic Zone.

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