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Posts Tagged ‘stock health’

Priorities for Eastern Pacific Tuna Fisheries

June 19, 2014 Slide1

Eastern Pacific Ocean fishing nations are getting ready to meet for the annual meeting of the Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission (IATTC), the world’s oldest tuna regional fishery management organization (RFMO). Our coalition has a list of things we would like to see member nations accomplish.

Priorities for Indian Ocean Tuna Fisheries

May 4, 2014 IMG_1386

5 May 2014 Indian Ocean fishing nations are getting ready to meet for the 18th session of the Commission in this June in Sri Lanka, and our coalition has a list of things we would like to see member nations accomplish. You can download our position statement here or you can use this page filled with interactive links to […]

Harmonizing and Developing Best Practices in Fisheries Science

January 15, 2014 _MG_8074

There are differences from species to species when it comes to biology, however, methodologies for researching, assessing and modeling may be useful across many fisheries.

Updated Report Reveals How Global Tuna Stocks Stack Up Against MSC Standard

December 19, 2013 MUIR_IMG_1463

Announcing an updated report that assesses the status of global tuna stocks according to the methodology developed by the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC).

An Age of Transformation in Tuna Fisheries

November 8, 2013 MUIR_IMG_1463

Banking on partnerships.

Priorities for Atlantic & Mediterranean Tuna Fisheries

October 31, 2013 Tuna

An interactive look at management improvements needed in the region.

A Philippine Fish Market During the Tuna Festival

September 7, 2013 market frontpage

This photo gallery takes you to the busiest tuna port in the Philippines.

Western and Central Pacific Tuna takes Center Stage in Tokyo

August 30, 2013 tuna fabien

Promoting the importance of a transparent management process.

Updated Status of the Stocks

August 26, 2013 Slide1

Our comprehensive catalogue of tuna stock data has been updated. Download a new copy!

Not all species are equally vulnerable to fishing

August 8, 2013 this is an image.

Globally there are more than 15,000 marine fish species, yet only 1% has been properly assessed.

Indian Ocean coastal states advance shared priorities

July 17, 2013

group of 17 agrees to take steps to better manage tuna fisheries in the region.

A convenient truth: 90% of the tunas are gone!

July 2, 2013 Tuna in the Pacific.

How did a figure from one study come to dominate the conversation?

Researchers go ‘back to biology’

June 9, 2013

Francesca Forrestal blogs about the talks given during 64th Tuna Conference

Big Issues & Big Possibilities

Tuna in the Pacific.

ISSF & WWF share priorities for the IATTC annual meeting in Mexico.

Shared Priorities for eastern Pacific Tuna Fisheries

May 20, 2013 MUIR_IMG_1464

An interactive look at management improvements needed in the region.

The IOTC Makes Progress

May 17, 2013 accurate count

A follow up on the Indian Ocean Tuna Commission meeting

Indian Ocean Tuna Commission: Poised for Progress

May 5, 2013

A joint blog from ISSF & WWF’s Smart Fishing Initiative

Are Indian Ocean fishing nations living up to their obligations?

May 2, 2013

new report offers analysis of compliance with conservation and management measures

Reference points & rules tracked in new global tuna report

April 15, 2013

ISSF releases update on the Status of World Tuna Fisheries

managing tuna fisheries – the many options

April 9, 2013 fishing

new expert video blog explores input & output controls

Priorities for Indian Ocean tuna fisheries

March 28, 2013 Shark swim

explore the need for harvest control rules, FAD management & shark conservation

Tools for improved management by tuna RFMOs

March 25, 2013 MUIR_IMG_1717

Expert workshop offers recommendations for making improvements

Report reveals how global tuna stocks stack up against MSC standard

February 25, 2013 MUIR_IMG_1463

analysis takes into account stock health & international management of 19 tuna stocks

assessing global tuna stocks using the MSC standard

February 22, 2013 Itano_ITAN0_IMG_2489

An introduction to the report ‘An Evaluation of the Sustainability of Global Tuna Stocks Relative to Marine Stewardship Council Criteria’


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