Four tuna RFMOs already require fleets in their regions that fish with FADs to use only non-entangling designs. Some RFMOs additionally encourage fleets to build those FADs with biodegradable materials. The guide, first published in 2012 and revised in 2019 to include the biodegradable recommendation, is available in several languages.
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|ISSF 2021-01: An Evaluation of the Sustainability of Global Tuna Stocks Relative to Marine Stewardship Council Criteria*||February 22, 2021||Giuseppe Scarcella, Jo Gascoigne, Paul A.H. Medley||English||N/A||Albacore Tuna, Bigeye Tuna, Harvest Strategies, IATTC, ICCAT, IOTC, MSC Certification, RFMOs, science, Skipjack, Stock Status, Tuna, WCPFC, Yellowfin Tuna||Scientific Reports, Technical Reports||N/A||Technical Report||February 22, 2021|
|ISSF 2021-13: Status of the World Fisheries for Tuna. September 2021*||October 1, 2021||ISSF||English||N/A||Albacore Tuna, Bigeye Tuna, Bluefin Tuna Species, CCSBT, IATTC, ICCAT, IOTC, RFMOs, science, Skipjack, Sticky, Stock Assessment, Tuna, WCPFC, Yellowfin Tuna||Scientific Reports||N/A||Technical Report||October 1, 2021|