OUR FOCUS: Bycatch

On FADs

As the gap on FAD data begins to close, the bottom line remains – no gear or method is perfect, and comprehensive management is ...

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Protecting Sharks – Idea Sharing at the Symposium on Fisheries Bycatch in Oceania

Students and scientists from all over the globe came together in Suva, Fiji last month to discuss threats to biodiversity in the Pacific more...

IOTC Turns 18

The Indian Ocean Tuna Commission (IOTC) turns 18 this year – a coming-of-age milestone in many societies that brings with it greater more...

Researchers Work toward Bycatch Mitigation amongst an Active Crew of Fishermen… and amongst the Sharks

Bycatch Project cruises again in world’s most productive tuna fishing grounds more...

Taking Stock and Moving Forward

This February, ISSF held Skipper Workshops with the tuna purse seine fishers of the Korean and Taiwanese fleets to review ways to more...