Seven sea turtle species considered to be threatened at some level.
Website offers details on globally important fishing grounds.
New rules for the conservation and management of Atlantic tunas and other associated species.
An updated purse seine skippers’ guidebook is also available for download.
An interactive look at management improvements needed in the region.
The WCPFC has a lengthy list of measures to consider & adopt this December.
Actively addressing capacity limits with an emphasis on rights-based management and allocation strategies.
Best practices in place, but room for improved public access to documents
There has to be incentive for businesses to play along.
A new infographic illustrates how fishers can help clean up their catch in one simple step.
“volumes of essential missing information about the biology and behavior of tunas”
Download a new infographic on transparency & compliance in the WCPFC.
A blog from the new Chair of the ISSF Board of Directors.
No accurate estimate of how many FADs are deployed, monitored and used by the vessels in world’s largest tuna fishery.
A message from the outgoing Chair of the ISSF Board of Directors.
Guest blog from the co-author of a new study on transparency in the RFMO process.
Researchers have identified three main issues related to purse seine fisheries.
This photo gallery takes you to the busiest tuna port in the Philippines.
a fair evaluation of members and cooperating non-members performance.
Promoting the importance of a transparent management process.
Our comprehensive catalogue of tuna stock data has been updated. Download a new copy!
Globally there are more than 15,000 marine fish species, yet only 1% has been properly assessed.