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ISSF 2018-01: ISSF Skippers' Workshops Round 7*

Date added January 11, 2018
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Category Technical and Meeting Reports, Technical Reports
Tags Bycatch, Bycatch Mitigation, Dagorn, FADs, Itano, Moreno, Murua, Purse Seine, Restrepo, Skippers Workshops
Author(s) Jefferson Murua, Gala Moreno, David Itano, Martin Hall, Laurent Dagorn, & Victor Restrepo.


This report covers ISSF Skippers Workshops held in 2017. That year, the seventh round of ISSF Skippers’ Workshops visited 18 locations in 10 countries, covering 15 purse seine fleets with the participation of 794 fishers and stakeholders.

“ISSF 2018-01: ISSF Skippers’ Workshops Round 7” summarizes the results and acceptance levels of workshop participants for various bycatch mitigation activities and advances in the adoption of best fishing practices by various fleets distributed across four tropical tuna RFMOs.