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 ProActive Vessel Register (PVR): Audit Policy Document & Standard Operating Procedures for Pole & Line, Handline, & Troll Vessels (August 2022)||August 2, 2022||English||N/A||Compliance, Handline, Pole and Line, ProActive Vessel Register, Trolling||Audit Process||N/A||Final||August 2, 2022|
|Non-target Species Caught in Tuna Fisheries||April 15, 2016||English||N/A||Bycatch, Bycatch Mitigation, Gillnet, Longline, Pole and Line, Purse Seine, science, Sea Turtles, Sharks, Trolling||Infographics||N/A||N/A||April 15, 2016|