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Oceans and fisheries

The opportunistic fisher

An EU national contracted as crew from lack of alternatives, no roots or background in fishing.

Profile

Location

Atlantic, North Sea, Baltic

Vessel type

Medium and large scale

Fishing gear

Trawls

Targeted species

Shellfish, demersal

Employment

Short-term

Status

Contracted crew

Capitalisation level

N/A

Gender

Man

Age

25

Education

Basic or vocational, not related to fishing

Markets

N/A

Values

Quick money