"The discard ban and Danish fisheries”. A report from DTU Aqua and Aquamind


This report suggests that the practical implementation of the principle may take place as a scheme where large scale trials on results based management demonstrate the possible needs of prescriptive regulation in addition to full catch accountability.
The discard ban creates new challenges and opportunities with regard to utilizing the new portfolioof fish types and sizes being landed. Making ”trash fish” to ”cash fish” is the vehicle that can ensure that the political objective of an optimal resource utilization can be met.

Report available here