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A bioeconomic analysis of blackfin flounder Glyptocephalus stelleri fisheries management

기름가자미 어업관리를 위한 생물경제학적 분석

  • CHOI, Ji-Hoon (Dokdo Fisheries Research Center, National Institute of Fisheries Science) ;
  • CHOI, Wan-Hyun (Fisheries Resource Policy Bureau, Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries) ;
  • KIM, Do-Hoon (Department of Marine & Fisheries Business and Economics, Pukyong National University)
  • 최지훈 (국립수산과학원 독도수산연구센터) ;
  • 최완현 (해양수산부) ;
  • 김도훈 (부경대학교 해양수산경영학과)
  • Received : 2016.08.12
  • Accepted : 2016.11.11
  • Published : 2016.11.30

Abstract

In order to manage and rebuild fishery resources, the fishing effort should be controlled effectively. Especially in the setting up of the proper level of fishing efforts, economic standards as well as biological standards must be carefully considered to promote the sustainable and economically viable development of fisheries. This study aimed to analyze the optimal economic fishing effort ($E_{MEY}$) as the most economically efficient one for the Eastern Sea Danish seine fisheries. The results showed that the optimal economic fishing effort ($E_{MEY}$) of Eastern Sea Danish seine fisheries for blackfin flounder should be reduced by about 27%. That is, reducing fishing efforts up to the level of $E_{MEY}$ could lead to the reduction of fishing costs, thereby resulting in the increased fishing profits.

Keywords

Optimal economic fishing effort;Maximum economic yield;Maximum sustainable yield;Glyptocephalus stelleri;Fisheries management

Acknowledgement

Supported by : 국립수산과학원

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