Specifically, ILVO’s technical research for fisheries focuses on reducing the impact of the current beamtrawl, continuing to develop electric pulse fishing and passive fishing, and research on the survival of discarded fish.
Main research questionIn the research project ‘Accurate selection” (De Juiste Sortering in Dutch), machine builder de Boer RVS, ILVO and skipper Jan-Jurie van Eekelen of the shrimp trawler WR 9 are working together in a study on an innovative way of on-board catch processing for the brown shrimp fishery in the North Sea.In this processing line, a detection
A flexible team can be called on to perform both desk and field work, whenever and wherever necessary.Els VanderperrenRental of installations for marine experimentsAt ILVO, various recirculation systems are available in which exposure experiments (contaminants or other stressors), feeding trials, survival tests, and trawl tests can be done, or in which
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Interesting links (in Dutch)
General info about PAS:
www.natura2000.vlaanderen.beInformation about low-emissions animal housing:
www.vlm.beAmmoniak - Kenniscentrum InfoMilwww.vlaanderen.be/nl/publicaties/detail/code-van-goede-praktijk-voor-emissiearme-stalsystemen-in-de-varkenshouderij