Catches comparison according to the codend mesh size of stow net on anchor in the West Sea of Korea

서해안 안강망의 끝자루 망목크기에 따른 어획 비교

  • Cho, Sam-Kwang (Fisheries Engineering Division, National Fisheries Research & Development Institute) ;
  • Park, Chang-Doo (Fisheries Engineering Division, National Fisheries Research & Development Institute) ;
  • Kim, Hyun-Young (Fisheries Resources and Environment Division, West Sea Fisheries Research Institute, NFRDI) ;
  • Kim, In-Ok (Fisheries Resources and Environment Division, West Sea Fisheries Research Institute, NFRDI) ;
  • Cha, Bong-Jin (Fisheries Resources and Environment Division, West Sea Fisheries Research Institute, NFRDI)
  • 조삼광 (국립수산과학원 수산공학과) ;
  • 박창두 (국립수산과학원 수산공학과) ;
  • 김현영 (국립수산과학원 서해수산연구소 자원환경과) ;
  • 김인옥 (국립수산과학원 서해수산연구소 자원환경과) ;
  • 차봉진 (국립수산과학원 서해수산연구소 자원환경과)
  • Published : 2010.02.28


Experimental fishing was carried out to compare fishing status according to the codend mesh size (raschel, 15mm, 25mm, 35mm, 45mm) of stow net on anchor in the coastal waters of Seocheon after manufacturing five kinds of fishing gears and commercial fishing boat (7.93 tons) was used for it. Total catches of raschel, 15mm, 25mm, 35mm, 45mm codend were 816,949g, 203,994g, 1,405g, 51,576g, 194g in September and 40,545g, 66,974g, 14,692g, 12,647g, 12,655g in October. Dominance species were anchovy (Engraulis japonicus) in raschel codend, largehead hairtail (Trichiurus lepturus) in 15mm and 35mm in September, and the amount of catches was very small in 25mm and 45mm codend due to the fishing gear damage. In October, dominance species were anchovy and beka squid (Loligo beka) in raschel, 15mm, 25mm codend, and cuttlefish (Sepia esculenta) and beka squid were mainly caught in 35mm and 45mm codend. In addition, total length of anchovy and cardinal fish (Apogon lineatus) were increased according to the increase of codend mesh size but there was no difference in the mantle length of cuttlefish and loligo beka.


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