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MS1519: Observation of marine vulnerable mobile species in Sicilian waters, Ionian Sea (surveys 2015-2019)
Monaco, Clara; Garofalo, Dario; Raffa, Alessandra; MareCamp Association; Cavallè, Marta; LIFE platform (2020); Observation of marine vulnerable mobile species in Sicilian waters, Ionian Sea (surveys 2015-2019)
Contact: Monaco, Clara ;

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Data on different mobile species recorded by expert observers in Sicily, Ionian Sea, with a focus in the Gulf of Catania, in the framework of the project "Dolphin watching and conservation in the Gulf of Catania" promoted by the MareCamp association (years 2015-2019), and the "Floating Laboratories" initiative carried out with the supervision of the Low Impact Fishers of Europe (LIFE) platform (year 2019).

Biology > Birds, Biology > Fish
Marine/Coastal, Anchovy, Bluefin tuna, Visual observation, MED, Ionian Sea, Cnidaria, Engraulidae Gill, 1861, Mobula Rafinesque, 1810, Mola mola (Linnaeus, 1758), Sphyraena barracuda (Edwards, 1771), Thunnus South, 1845, Xiphias gladius Linnaeus, 1758

Geographical coverage
MED, Ionian Sea [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
2015 - 2019

Taxonomic coverage
Cnidaria [WoRMS]
Engraulidae Gill, 1861 [WoRMS]
Mobula Rafinesque, 1810 [WoRMS]
Mola mola (Linnaeus, 1758) [WoRMS]
Sphyraena barracuda (Edwards, 1771) [WoRMS]
Thunnus South, 1845 [WoRMS]
Xiphias gladius Linnaeus, 1758 [WoRMS]

Associazione Marecamp ODVdata creatordata provider

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Based on this dataset
Monaco, C.; Caballé, M.; Peri, I. (2019). Preliminary study on interaction between dolphins and small-scale fisheries in Sicily: learning mitigation strategies from agriculture. Quality - Access to Success 20(Suppl. 2): 400-407
Monaco, C.; Caballer, M.; Peri, I. (2019). Interazione tra delfini e piccola pesca costiera artigianale in Sicilia orientale. Strategie di mitigazione e prospettive dall’agricoltura al mare. Problematiche e gestione dell’ambiente marino e della pesca siciliana. Strategie a lungo termine per sostenere una crescita sostenibile nel settore marino-costiero, in: 28° Rassegna del Mare “Mare Amico”. Terrasini, 3-6 ottobre 2019.
Monaco, C.; Peri, I. (2019). Cetacean interaction with small-scale coastal fisheries in the Mediterranean. Managing highly mobile species across Mediterranean MPAs, in: MedPan Network Regional experience-sharing workshop, 12-14 November 2019, Akyaka, Turkey.
Monaco, C.; Peri, I. (2019). I laboratori galleggianti: pescatori artigianali e biologi marini insieme per un progetto pilota sull’interazione pesca cetacei – La crescita blu del golfo di Catania, in: Blue Sea Land 2019. Expo dei distretti agroalimentari delMediterraneo, dell’Africa e del Medioriente. Mazara del Vallo, 17-20 ottobre 2019.
Lapiccirella, D. et al. (2018). Interaction between striped dolphins (Stenella coeruleoalba) and squid artisanal fishery in the Gulf of Catania. Biol. Mar. Medit. 25(1): 288-289

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Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Metadatarecord created: 2020-07-02
Information last updated: 2022-10-06
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