Institute of

Baltic Sea Fisheries

Secretariat

Katharina Wolf
Institute of Baltic Sea Fisheries

Alter Hafen Süd 2
18069 Rostock
Phone: +49 381 66099 102
Fax: +49 381 66099 199
of@thuenen.de of-sekretariat@thuenen.de


Dr. Christian von Dorrien

Dr. Christian von  Dorrien
Address
Alter Hafen Süd 2
18069 Rostock
Phone
+49 381 66099 106
Fax
+49 381 66099 199
E-Mail
christian.dorrien@thuenen.de

Fields of activity

  • Head of research area Fisheries & Environment
  • Head of IT-department
  • Advice to BMEL concerning fisheries management in protected areas and implementation oft he Marine Strategie Framework Directive (MSFD)
  • Contributions to expert working groups oft he International Council for the Exploration of the Seas (ICES), e.g. Advisory Committee (ICES-ACOM)
  • Contributions to working groups for the implementation of the MSFD in Germany
  • Project coordinator PAL
  • Member of the Steering Board of the Global Sustainable Seafood Initiative (GSSI)

Research interests

Fisheries management in protected areas; ecosystem based fisheries management; fisheries indicators; fisheries ecology; alternative management approaches; data base development

Scientific background

Since 02/2004: Senior scientist at Institute of Baltic Sea Fisheries (until 2007 Bundesforschungsanstalt für Fischerei, since 2008 Thünen Institute)

2002-2003: Education as software and database developer (cbm Bremen)

1997-2002: Policy officer for marine fisheries at WWF (Bremen)

1993-1997: Scientist at the Center for Tropical Marine Ecology (ZMT, Bremen); Coordination of field research in a two years german-brasilian research project in Recife (Brazil); Foundation of the Contact Office Tropicoast at the ZMT

1993: Promotion (Dr. rer. nat) at Kiel University (Ecology and respiration of arctic benthic fish species) in fisheries biology

1990-1992: Scientist and PhD student at the Institute of Polar Ecology at Kiel University, two multi-monthly sea going research cruises to the Arctic

1989: Diploma (Dipl.-Biol.) at the Institute of Polar Ecology at Kiel University (Ichthyoplankton in relation to hydrographie and zooplanktion in the Weddell Sea)

1985-1989: Studies of fisheries biology, physical oceanography und zoology at Kiel University

1983-1985: Studies of biology at Bielefeld University

Publications

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  1. Chladek J-C, Culik B, Kindt-Larsen L, Moesgaard Albertsen C, Dorrien C von (2020) Synthetic harbour porpoise (Phocoena phocoena) communication signals emitted by acoustic alerting device (Porpoise ALert, PAL) significantly reduce their bycatch in western Baltic gillnet fisheries. Fisheries Res 232:105732, DOI:10.1016/j.fishres.2020.105732
  2. Rau A, Lewin W-C, Zettler ML, Gogina M, Dorrien C von (2019) Abiotic and biotic drivers of flatfish abundance within distinct demersal fish assemblages in a brackish ecosystem (western Baltic Sea). Estuar Coast Shelf Sci 220:38-47, DOI:10.1016/j.ecss.2019.02.035
  3. Beest FM van, Mews S, Elkenkamp S, Schuhmann P, Tsolak D, Wobbe T, Bartolino V, Bastardie F, Dietz R, Dorrien C von, Galatius A, Karlsson O, McConnell B, Nabe-Nielsen J, Olsen MT, Teilmann J, Langrock R (2019) Classifying grey seal behaviour in relation to environmental variability and commercial fishing activity - a multivariate hidden Markov model. Sci Rep 9:5642, DOI:10.1038/s41598-019-42109-w
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  4. Königson S, Macleod K, Bonanomi S, Clarke M, Couperus B, Dorrien C von, Evans P, Fernandez R, Hielscher NN, Kaminska K, Kingston A, Koschinski S, Larsen F, Marcalo A, Peltier H, Pinto C, Plikshs M, Sigurdsson G, Wozniczka A (2019) Working Group on Bycatch of Protected Species (WGBYC). Copenhagen: ICES, 163 p, ICES Sci Rep 1(51), DOI:10.17895/ices.pub.5563
  5. Campbell N, Martinez R, Dorrien C von, Edwards D, Egekvist J, Gibin M, Gonzalez-Mirelis G, Hintzen NT, Hjörleifsson E, Holah H, Jakovleva I, Jonsson P, Kovsars M, Millar C, Olsen J, Örey S, Punzon A, Rantannen P, Salvany L, Schulze T, Woillez M (2019) Working Group on Spatial Fisheries Data (WGSFD). Copenhagen: ICES, 144 p, ICES Sci Rep 1(52), DOI:10.17895/ices.pub.5648
  6. Dorrien C von, Chladek J-C (2018) Sicherung der Wettbewerbsfähigkeit der deutschen Fischerei durch Entwicklung innovativer, praxistauglicher PAL-Warngeräte zur Minimierung von Schweinswal-Beifängen - Schlussbericht des Teilprojektes 1. Rostock: Thünen-Institut für Ostseefischerei, 17 p
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  7. Chladek J-C, Kindt-Larsen L, Culik B, Conrad M, Dorrien C von (2017) Listen to your PAL! Innovative alerting device significantly reduces western Baltic harbour porpoise bycatch : Poster for European Cetacean Society Conference 2017. Hamburg: Johann Heinrich von Thünen-Institut, 1 p
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  8. Culik B, Dorrien C von, Conrad M (2016) Porpoise Alerting Device (PAL): Synthetic harbour porpoise (Phocoena phocoena) communication signals influence behaviour and reduce by-catch. BfN Skripten 451:150-155
  9. Kraak SBM, Dorrien C von, Krumme U, Nordheim L von, Oeberst R, Strehlow HV, Zimmermann C (2016) The discard ban and its impact on the MSY objective - The Baltic Sea. In: Research for PECH Committee - The discard ban and its impact on the maximum sustainable yield objective on fisheries : workshop. Brussels: European Union, pp 137-194
  10. Culik B, Conrad M, Schaffeld T, Dorrien C von, Kindt-Larsen L (2015) Deploying Porpoise Alerting Device (PALfi) in Baltic and North Sea Gillnet Fisheries [Poster]. In: 29th Conference of the European Cetacean Society, 23rd to 25th March 2015, University of Malta, Malta . Msida: University of Malta
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