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Longline FIPs Best Practices Checklist

Date Added: April 28, 2020
Authors: ISSF
Downloaded: 206 times
Tags: Best Practices, Fisheries Improvement Projects, Longline
Language: English
Featured: False
Report Type: Final


This Excel document, developed by ISSF in April 2020, shows high-level best practices for longline fisheries improvement projects (FIPs) to follow.

Each high-level best practice is broken down into supporting actions, and actions are color coded by category: data submission, research, fishing strategy/at-sea actions, advocacy, technical improvements, transparency, and training.