BIOT Offshore observer programme

Management and implementation of the Offshore Observer Programme in the BIOT Fisheries Conservation and Management Zone. Services provided by MRAG Ltd include, as required:

·Conducting an observer programme on fishing vessels to investigate the characteristics of their operations and catch

·Design of annual observer work programme

·Production of observer manual

·Production of recording forms for observer programme

·Placement of observers on the BPV and fishing boats

·Data collection by observers on board tuna fishing vessels

·Analysis and reporting of data collected

Ref: 

IO0852

Start Date: 

Thursday, 1 June, 2006 to Sunday, 31 May, 2009

Services Provided: 

  • Design of observer work programme
  • Data collection

% as lead firm: 

100

Proportion MRAG: 

100

Duration (months): 

36

Number of Staff: 

Variable

Name of Client: 

UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office

Client Address: 

United Kingdom

Project Tags: 

Services: 

Origin of Funding: 

UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office

Country: 

British Indian Ocean Territory (BIOT)

Name of Partners (if any): 

n/a

Region: