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TURBOT STOCK [1 record]

Record 1 1995-05-01


Subject field(s)
  • Commercial Fishing

Based on the catch reports of commercial fishing vessels and scientific data indicating a two-thirds decline in turbot [Greenland halibut] stocks, NAFO (North Atlantic Fisheries Organization) slashed the turbot [Greenland halibut] quota for its 15 member nations to 27,000 tonnes this year, from 60,000 tonnes last year.

Key term(s)
  • Greenland halibut stocks
  • turbot stocks


  • Pêche commerciale

Au moment où le chalutier espagnol Estai arrivait sous escorte dans le port de St-Jean, à Terre-Neuve, [...], l'Espagne annonçait l'envoi d'un deuxième navire de guerre au large des côtes canadiennes pour y protéger ses navires de pêche. Pendant ce temps [...] les accusations de «piraterie» succédant en mitraille à celles de «pillage» des stocks de turbot [flétan noir].

Key term(s)
  • stocks de flétan noir
  • stocks de turbot


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