Our “snapshots” identify best practices that Regional Fisheries Management Organizations (RFMOs) should follow to manage tuna fisheries sustainably.

In detailed tables, the snapshots compare tuna RFMO progress in implementing the practices.

For a high-level comparison across the five RFMOs, see our Tuna RFMO Best Practice Performance “scorecard” below. We also publish companion “best-practices reports” on these topics and “RFMO progress” infographics.

RFMO Best Practices Snapshots tagged with Rays

Image Title Date Author(s) Language RFMO(s) Tag(s) Category Company Report Type Activity Year
Image Title Date Author(s) Language RFMO(s) Tag(s) Category Company Report Type Activity Year
ISSF 2018-20: Compendium of at-Sea Bycatch Mitigation Research Activities as of September 2018* October 2, 2018 Dagorn, Forget, Hutchinson, Itano, Moreno, Restrepo, Sancristobal, Schaefer English N/A Acoustic Discrimination, Bigeye Tuna, Biodegradable FADs, Bycatch, Bycatch Mitigation, Dagorn, Hutchinson, Itano, Moreno, Purse Seine, Rays, Restrepo, science, Sea Turtles, Sharks Scientific Reports, Technical Reports N/A Technical Report October 2, 2018
ISSF 2019-08: Report of the International Workshop on Mitigating Environmental Impacts of Tropical Tuna Purse Seine Fisheries April 24, 2019 Dagorn, J. Murua, Justel-Rubio, Moreno, Restrepo English N/A Bigeye Tuna, Bycatch, Bycatch Mitigation, Dagorn, Ecosystem, FADs, Jefferson Murua, Justel-Rubio, Moreno, Purse Seine, Rays, Restrepo, science, Sharks, Tuna, Yellowfin Tuna Meeting Reports, Scientific Reports N/A Workshop Report April 24, 2019
Saving the Mobula Rays Poster (English) June 28, 2021 N/A English N/A Bycatch Mitigation, Rays Bycatch, Infographics N/A Final June 28, 2021
Tropical Purse Seine Fisheries Bycatch: Indian Ocean June 19, 2019 N/A English N/A Bycatch, FADs, Purse Seine, Rays, Sharks, Tuna Infographics N/A Final June 19, 2019
Tropical Purse Seine Fisheries Bycatch: Western and Central Pacific Ocean June 19, 2019 N/A English N/A Bycatch, FADs, Purse Seine, Rays, Sharks, Tuna Infographics N/A Final June 19, 2019