Scallops - Marine Directorate surveys - catch per hour 2013-2018 (time-aware)

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Every year, Marine Scotland survey scallop stocks around Scotland and collect biological information on relevant fish and shellfish species. Scallop dredge hauls (30 min duration) are carried out at fixed stations, and the catch rate per hour is calculated.

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