Meaning of AREA CLOSURE in English


In a fishery management system, the closure to fishing by particular gear(s) of an entire fishing ground, or a part of it, for the protection of a section of the population (e.g. spawners, juveniles), the whole population or several populations. The closure is usually seasonal but it could be permanent. See : Protected areas.

Fishery English glossary.      Английский глоссарий рыболовства .