Evaluation of Proposed Amendments to the North Sea Flatfish Multiannual Plan

Coers, A.; Miller, D.C.M.; Poos, J.J.


The evaluation of the multiannual plan is carried out using a numerical simulation model to study the interplay between the biological dynamics of the stocks and the dynamics of the fleet. The biological operating model consists of age structured population models of the ‘true’ plaice and sole stocks in the North Sea, following current stock delineations