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Dr. Gala Moreno’s Post Archive

An ISSF research scientist and member of the ISSF Bycatch Committee, Dr. Gala Moreno has two decades of experience working with purse-seine tuna vessels in the Indian, Atlantic, and Pacific Oceans, studying tuna behavior at fish aggregating devices (FADs). Her work focuses on reducing adverse FAD impacts and draws on fishers’ knowledge and scientific data to improve fisheries management. She coordinates research projects in three oceans on the impact of FADs on bycatch, tuna species, and t…

ISSF 2023-11A: ISSF Workshop on Deck Bycatch Release Devices (BRDs) for Vulnerable Species in Tropical Tuna Purse Seiners

October 6, 2023 | Dr. Jefferson Murua, J. M. Ferarios, Dr. Gala Moreno, Maitane Grande, Dr. Hilario Murua

ISSF 2018 Biodegradable FAD Workshop

November 18, 2021 | Dr. Gala Moreno, Dr. Jefferson Murua

ISSF 2021-11: Questions and Answers About FADs and Bycatch*

June 10, 2021 | Dr. Hilario Murua, Dr. Laurent Dagorn, Dr. Gala Moreno, Ana Justel-Rubio, Dr. Victor Restrepo