Peruse our original infographics, several of which are published in ISSF technical reports, on a variety of topics — from bycatch mitigationconservation measures, compliancefish aggregating devices (FADs), illegal fishing, and tuna stock status and harvest control rules to ISSF’s ProActive Vessel Register and Skippers Workshops.

Protecting Sharks: Reducing Shark Bycatch in Purse Seine Fisheries

Date added September 27, 2016
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Category Bycatch, Infographics
Tags Bycatch, Bycatch Mitigation, Purse Seine, Sharks
byline ISSF


This infographic shows steps that can be taken in purse seine fisheries, before and after the tuna catch, including methods for avoiding catching them or releasing them safely back to the water.