Paper – Scallop dredging impact on maerl habitats

scallops2This paper reports the effects of Newhaven scallop dredges on a previously un-fished maerl bed compared with the effects on similar grounds that have been fished commercially in the Clyde Sea.

Scallop dredging has profound, long-term impacts on maerl habitats

J. M. Hall-Spencer and  P. G. Moore

Category: Commercial

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