Nerea Goikoetxea

Researcher. Efficient Use of Resources (Marine Technologies)

Climate change,Operational Oceanography,Sustainable fishing technologies


Txatxarramendi ugartea z/g Sukarrieta Bizkaia 48395 Spain


MSc in Marine Environment and Resources (Univ. of the Basque Country and Univ. of Southampton) and PhD in Biology (Univ. of the Basque Country, 2011) with the thesis “Influence of the northeastern Atlantic oceano-meteorological variability on the northern hake (Merluccius merluccius). Expertise in evaluating oceanographic influence on both tropical and temperate tuna populations and identifying environmentally optimal habitats for their distribution.   Species distribution maps using habitat models.   Recommendations for the fishing fleet on areas of higher probability of tuna presence