Ecoscope Balbaya Database

Balbaya is a detailed data base that contains all the data on catches , effort and measurements of French tropical tuna fishing. The data are obtained from the AVDTH database to which the species composition of catches is corrected and the the sample sizes are homogenized. Balbaya contains data for the Atlantic Ocean and the Indian Ocean from 1991 to 2010.

Metadata Access
Publisher Blue-Cloud Data Discovery & Access service; EurOBIS - EMODnet Biology
Contributor Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ); Institut de Recherche pour le Développement
Publication Year 2024
OpenAccess true
Contact blue-cloud-support(at)
Discipline Marine Science
Spatial Coverage (-33.020W, -18.800S, 89.450E, 20.750N)
Temporal Coverage Begin 1991-01-01T00:00:00Z
Temporal Coverage End 2010-01-01T00:00:00Z