Bertraghboy Bay, Ireland, and the location of the marine research site.
Cages and Longlines (not more than 24 structures)
Licence: maximum biomass < 100 tonnes of all species in total (annual harvest not to exceed 50 tonnes of finfish)
There are other aquaculture projects in the bay including:
• four salmon sites (inclusive of AQ176);
• three oyster sites.
• Shellfish Order – Connemara Co-Operative.
The photograph shows the cage site and the sea-based container culture (SBCC) structures. The black circle indicates the location of the experimental site in relation to the Irish West Coast