Hydrobiological Bulletin

, Volume 17, Issue 1, pp 67–69 | Cite as

Developments in fishery management in The Netherlands

  • B. Steinmetz


A number of developments in the Dutch inland fisheries during the last century are described. They indicate a structural change in the fishery as well as in the ecosystem. For the fishery management by sport fishermen a new set of criteria has to be developed along the existing one based on the commercial fisheries' point of view.


Structural Change Fishery Management Commercial Fishery Sport Fisherman 
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© Netherlands Hydrobiological Society 1983

Authors and Affiliations

  • B. Steinmetz
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Sport Fisheries and Professional Inland FisheriesThe HagueThe Netherlands

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