catch quota
the maximum catch permitted for a group of fishers, vessel, a fleet or a country from a stock. The quota is set to manage the fishery

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • catch quota — žvejybos kvota statusas Aprobuotas sritis žuvininkystė ir žvejyba apibrėžtis Ūkio subjektui skiriamas žvejybos limitas ar jo dalis vidaus vandenų telkinyje arba individualios žvejybos galimybės jūrų vandenyse, išreikštos didžiausiu galimu sugauti …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • quota — 01. We caught our [quota] of fish for the day in the first two hours so then we had to stop. 02. He exceeded his [quota] of clams when he went clam digging at the beach, so he had to pay a fine. 03. Every salesman has a minimum [quota] of cars he …   Grammatical examples in English

  • quota — amount of catch or harvest allocated in a time period by a governmental authority. It may refer to a fishery as a whole or to the amount allocated to an individual (individual quota) or company of the total allowable catch, q.v., from a stock.… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • quota — Amount of catch allocated; could refer to a fishery as a whole (total allowable catch) or to that amount allocated to an individual or company; see also individual transferable quota …   Fisheries — dictionary

  • quota hopping — vessels registered in one country, e.g. of the European Union, and fishing against that country’s quota, but ultimately owned by a company in another member state, and often landing most of its catch in the owner’s country …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • quota — A portion of a total allowable catch (TAC) allocated to an operating unit, such as a vessel class or size or a country …   Fisheries — dictionary

  • quota — A portion of a total allowable catch (TAC) allocated to an operating unit, such as a vessel class or size or a country …   Fisheries — dictionary

  • catch ceiling — a specific limit placed on the harvest of any given fish species or stock; a quota …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • quota management — managing the fishery by specifying how much fish may be caught from any given stock and who gets to catch it (by fleets or individuals). Quotas vary so as to keep fishing mortality rate steady. See also allowance …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • List of Deadliest Catch episodes — This is a list of Deadliest Catch episodes with original airdate on Discovery Channel. Airdates on Discovery Channel Canada generally differ. Contents 1 Pilot 2 Season 1 3 Season 2 4 Season 3 …   Wikipedia

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