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Fit a funnel (such as a sievenet) or other escape devices on shrimp/prawn trawl nets
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Fit a funnel (such as a sievenet) or other escape devices on shrimp/prawn trawl nets
Fit one or more mesh escape panels/windows on pots and traps
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Fit one or more mesh escape panels/windows on pots and traps
Fit one or more mesh escape panels/windows to trawl nets
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 5 studies
Fit one or more mesh escape panels/windows to trawl nets
Fit one or more soft, semi-rigid, or rigid grids or frames on pots and traps
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Fit one or more soft, semi-rigid, or rigid grids or frames on pots and traps
Hand harvest instead of using a dredge
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Hand harvest instead of using a dredge
Increase the mesh size of pots and traps
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Increase the mesh size of pots and traps
Limit the maximum weight and/or size of bobbins on the footrope
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Limit the maximum weight and/or size of bobbins on the footrope
Modify harvest methods of macroalgae
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Modify harvest methods of macroalgae
Modify the design of dredges
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 5 studies
Modify the design of dredges
Modify the design of traps
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Modify the design of traps
Modify the design/attachments of a shrimp/prawn W-trawl net
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Modify the design/attachments of a shrimp/prawn W-trawl net
Modify the position of traps
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 2 studies
Modify the position of traps
Modify trawl doors to reduce sediment penetration
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Modify trawl doors to reduce sediment penetration
Outfit trawls with a raised footrope
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Outfit trawls with a raised footrope
Reduce the number or modify the arrangement of tickler chains/chain mats on trawl nets
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Reduce the number or modify the arrangement of tickler chains/chain mats on trawl nets
Release live unwanted catch first before handling commercial species
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Release live unwanted catch first before handling commercial species
Set unwanted catch quotas
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Set unwanted catch quotas
Use a larger codend mesh size on trawl nets
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 1 study
Use a larger codend mesh size on trawl nets
Use a larger mesh size on trammel nets
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Use a larger mesh size on trammel nets
Use a midwater/semi-pelagic trawl instead of bottom/demersal trawl
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 1 study
Use a midwater/semi-pelagic trawl instead of bottom/demersal trawl

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