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Image Title Date Author(s) Language RFMO(s) Tag(s) Category Company Report Type Activity Year
NGO Tuna Forum Global Tuna Sustainability Appeal (September 2018) September 30, 2018 N/A English IATTC, ICCAT, IOTC, WCPFC Advocacy, Electronic Monitoring & Reporting, Harvest Control Rules, IATTC, ICCAT, IOTC, Non-Entangling FADs, Observer Programs, WCPFC Joint Advocacy, Joint Letters N/A Final September 30, 2018
ISSF 2018-04: Minimum Standards for Electronic Monitoring in Tropical Tuna Purse Seine Fisheries February 28, 2018 Justel-Rubio, Koehler, Restrepo, Ruiz English N/A Electronic Monitoring & Reporting, Justel-Rubio, Koehler, Purse Seine, Restrepo, Tuna Technical and Meeting Reports, Technical Reports N/A Technical Report February 28, 2018
ISSF 2018-03: Efficiency of Electronic Monitoring on FAD-Related Activities by Supply Vessels in the Indian Ocean February 22, 2018 Canive, Delgado, Ferré, G. Legorburu, Lekube, Moreno, Restrepo English N/A Electronic Monitoring & Reporting, FADs, Moreno, Purse Seine, Restrepo Technical and Meeting Reports, Technical Reports N/A Technical Report February 22, 2018
Joint Letter to WCPFC (Nov. 27, 2017): Harvest Strategies, Non-entangling FADs, and Observer Coverage November 30, 2017 N/A English WCPFC Advocacy, Electronic Monitoring & Reporting, Harvest Control Rules, Harvest Strategies, Longline, Non-Entangling FADs, Observer Coverage, Tuna, WCPFC Joint Advocacy, Joint Letters N/A Final November 30, 2017
Joint Letter to IATTC, ICCAT, IOTC, and WCPFC (March 21, 2017): Harvest Strategies and Monitoring, Control and Surveillance March 22, 2017 N/A English IATTC, ICCAT, IOTC, WCPFC Electronic Monitoring & Reporting, FADs, Harvest Control Rules, IATTC, ICCAT, IOTC, MCS, Non-Entangling FADs, Observer Programs, WCPFC Joint Advocacy, Joint Letters N/A Final March 22, 2017
ISSF 2016-07: Application of Electronic Monitoring Systems in Tuna Longline Fisheries. International Workshop April 14, 2016 ISSF English N/A Electronic Monitoring & Reporting, Longline, MCS, science Technical and Meeting Reports, Technical Reports N/A Workshop Report April 14, 2016
ISSF 2014-08: Updated Guidance on Electronic Monitoring Systems for Tropical Tuna Purse Seine Fisheries* June 5, 2014 Ariz, Charance, Justel-Rubio, Restrepo, Ruiz English N/A Electronic Monitoring & Reporting, IUU, Purse Seine, Restrepo Technical and Meeting Reports, Technical Reports N/A Technical Report June 5, 2014