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Performance tuning of the iObserver system for the automatic identification and quantification of on-board catches

One of the main objectives of the LIFE iSEAS project is the development and tuning of the iObserver system, a set of vision technologies able to identify and quantify on board fish catches. This system is installed in the fishing hold (on the conveyor belt / sorting area) of different oceanographic and fishing vessels to […]

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Discards FAO define fishing discards as “the portion of the total organic material of animal origin in the catch, which is thrown away or dumped at sea for whatever reason. It does not include plant materials and post-harvest waste such as offal“. Currently this is one of the most important issues in fisheries, both from […]