19 November 2020
Subsea Cable Protection Zones as Potential Scallop Restoration Corridors
The UK scallop fishing industry is one of the fastest growing fishery sectors and also one of the most lucrative (Howarth & Stewart, 2014). The two target species for this fishery are the King Scallop (Pecten maximus) and the Queen Scallop (Aequipecten opercularis). These organisms dwell on the seafloor, some...