Joint Letter to ICCAT (Nov. 9, 2016): Harvest Control Rules, Reference Points, and Precautionary Approach

Date Added:November 9, 2016
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This letter was submitted on behalf of the undersigned non-governmental organizations and fishing industry organizations in advance of the 20th Special Meeting of the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas (ICCAT) in Vilamoura, Portugal, on November 14-21, 2016.

It was signed by ISSF, The International Pole & Line Foundation, FishWise, Monterey Bay Aquarium, The Nature Conservancy, Tuna and Billfish Specialist Group, World Wildlife Fund, Marine Stewardship Council, The Pew Charitable Trusts, Sustainable Fisheries Partnership, The Ocean Foundation, and Ecology Action Centre.