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 Progress on Proposals on Fish Aggregating Devices (FADs) (2013-2021)

Date Added: January 20, 2022
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RMFOs: IATTC, ICCAT, IOTC, WCPFC
Tags: FADs, IATTC, ICCAT, IOTC, RFMOs, WCPFC
Language: English
Featured: False
Report Type: Final

Description

Updated in January 2022, this infographic shows the number of tuna RFMO actions from 2013-2021 related to fish aggregating devices (FADs) that aligned with ISSF’s advocacy recommendations.

Our “RFMO Progress” infographic series conveys how these “cumulative wins” for key issues in sustainable fishing have increased over time across WCPFC, ICCAT, IATC, and IOTC.