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Fishing vessels authorized to fish small pelagic stocks in GSAs 17-18

List of all trawlers (single and pair trawlers), purse seiners and surrounding nets without purse line authorized to fish for small pelagic stocks* and registered in harbours located in GSAs 17 and 18 or operating in GSA 17 and/or 18 although registered in harbours located in other GSAs (Recommendation GFCM/37/2013/1).

*Trawlers and purse seiners are classified as fishing actively for small pelagic stocks when sardine and/or anchovy accounts for at least 50% of the catch in live weight.

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