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Fishery resource status of the Grand Banks of Newfoundland to be assessed

During the next three months researchers and technicians of the Spanish Institute of Oceanography (IEO) will evaluate the state of exploitation of the fishery resources of the Grand Banks of Newfoundland. The research work will be carried out onboard the vessel Vizconde de Eza, belonging to the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Environment (Magrama). The ship left the port of Vigo on 25 May, toward the Regulatory Area of the Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organization (NAFO) to develop three fisheries research surveys: Platuxa, Flemish Cap and Black Halibut 3L. continued