These “snapshots” identify best practices for sustainable tuna fishing. In detailed tables, they also compare tuna Regional Fisheries Management Organization (RFMO) progress in implementing them.
Read our companion “best-practices” technical reports on these topics.
Addressing FAD Ecological Impacts: Research & Best Practices to Reduce Bycatch and Ocean Debris
|Date Added:||December 10, 2018|
|Tags:||Best Practices, Bycatch Mitigation, FADs, science|
This infographic, published in December 2018, explains how tuna fishers use fish aggregating devices (FADs) — and lists four main ways that FADs affect non-target species (such as sharks and sea turtles) and ocean ecosystems.