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

Date Added: January 3, 2022
Downloaded: 30 times
Tags: Bycatch, Bycatch Mitigation, Eastern Pacific Ocean, Mobula rays
Language: English
Featured: False
Report Type: Final

Description

This poster for tuna fishers shows five ray species found in Eastern Pacific 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.