- The environmental impacts of three different queen scallop (Aequipecten opercularis) fishing gearsHilmar Hinz
School of Ocean Sciences, College of Natural Sciences, Bangor University, Askew Street, Menai Bridge, Anglesey LL59 5AB, United Kingdom
Mar Environ Res 73:85-95. 2012..However, the new dredge may be an alternative to the otter trawls for fisheries where the by-catch of demersal fish has been identified as a significant problem...
- Trawl disturbance on benthic communities: chronic effects and experimental predictionsHilmar Hinz
School of Ocean Sciences, University of Wales, Bangor, Menai Bridge, Anglesey LL59 5AB, United Kingdom
Ecol Appl 19:761-73. 2009..As bottom-trawl fisheries are expanding into ever deeper muddy habitats, the results presented here are an important step toward understanding the global ecosystem effects of bottom trawling...
- Environmental drivers of small scale spatial variation in the reproductive schedule of a commercially important bivalve molluscNatalie Hold
School of Ocean Sciences, Bangor University, Menai Bridge, Isle of Anglesey LL59 5AB, UK Electronic address
Mar Environ Res 92:144-53. 2013..Protecting scallops from fishing mortality until 110 mm (age four) compared to 100 mm (age three) may lead to an overall increase in lifetime reproductive output by a factor of 3.4...