ISSF convenes a diverse group of stakeholders — NGOs, vessel owners, retailers, tuna processors and more — to make sustainability recommendations to tuna Regional Fisheries Management Organizations (RFMOs).

Here are recent advocacy letters that have resulted from that collaborative work.

Saving the Mobula Rays Poster: Eastern Pacific Ocean (Korean)

Date Added: January 3, 2022
Downloaded: 23 times
Tags: Bycatch, Bycatch Mitigation, Eastern Pacific Ocean, Mobula rays
Language: Korean
Featured: False
Report Type: Final

Description

This poster for tuna fishers shows five ray species found in Eastern Pacific Ocean tuna fisheries. It also provides location and life-cycle information and illustrates “acceptable” and “not acceptable” handling and release techniques to reduce ray bycatch.

“Saving the Mobula Rays” is shared courtesy of ISSF Seafood Sustainability Contest Grand Prize Winner Melissa Cronin. The poster is available in different languages and for different ocean regions.