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.

RFMO Best Practices Snapshot — 2021: Observer Requirements

Date Added: March 1, 2021
Authors: ISSF
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Tags: Best Practices, CCSBT, IATTC, ICCAT, IOTC, Observer Coverage, Observer Programs, RFMOs, WCPFC
Language: English
Featured: False
Report Type: Snapshot

Description

Note: The information in this snapshot is current for 2022. The RFMOs have not made changes to observer program requirements since the snapshot was published in 2021.

This “snapshot” identifies best practices in observer requirements, and then shows each RFMO’s progress in implementing those practices. The snapshot was updated in March 2021.

See our related report, ISSF 2021-05: Survey of Human Observer Programs for Purse Seine Vessels and a Set of Best Practices.*