In these reports, we share our research-based recommendations for sustainable tuna fisheries management, covering observer programs, transshipment, and many other key topics.

Best practices reports are authored by our fisheries policy experts and/or fisheries scientists. See also our companion “best practices snapshots” series and our scientific reports.

Protecting Sharks: Reducing Shark Bycatch in Purse Seine Fisheries

Date Added: June 20, 2017
Downloaded: 850 times
Tags: Bycatch, Bycatch Mitigation, Purse Seine, Sharks
Language: English
byline: ISSF
Featured: False
Report Type: Final

Description

This infographic shows steps that can be taken in purse seine fisheries, before and after the tuna catch, including methods for avoiding catching them or releasing them safely back to the water.