De SEG is een internationale NGO, bestaande uit natuurorganisaties, wetenschappers en bedrijfsleven, die zich in Europa richt op de verbetering van de palingstand.
Population models as basis for sustainable eel management
Sustainable recovery of the wild eel stocks requires sufficient escapement of silver eels. Focus on maximisation of the escapement should therefore for the all efforts regarding eel recovery. The maximisation of the silver eel escapement is also a key element of the Dutch Eel Management Plan. The Dutch eel sector aims to increase its contribution to the recovery of the eel stocks by increasing the sustainability of eel sector. The sector intends to combine the increase in contribution to recovery with strengthening the sector. To achieve these goals a collective effort is made by eel fisheries, eel farms and eel traders. In this report a English summary on the project “Duurzaam aalbeheer op basis van balansberekeningen” is presented. In this DUPAN project an assessment on the feasibility to increase the sustainabilityle of eel farming and eel fisheries was made.