ISSF 2022-01: Biology and Stock Status of Minor Commercial Tunas: Summary of Current Knowledge and Gaps
|Date Added:||February 17, 2022|
|Authors:||Dr. Lorena Recio, Dr. Hilario Murua, Dr. Victor Restrepo|
|Tags:||Neritic Tunas, RFMOs, Stock Status, Tuna|
|Report Type:||Technical Report|
This report summarizes knowledge about the biology, stock structure, and recent catch of minor tunas; the main fisheries and fishing gears catching them; and their stock status in different oceans.
It reviews the information available in the literature about their life-history characteristics, fisheries and stock status provided by the different tuna RFMOs and identifies the knowledge gaps that can inform research priorities.