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.

ISSF 2018-16: MSC Principle 2 Pre-assessment Report Materials

Date Added:May 21, 2018
Downloaded:214 times
Tags:Harvest Strategies, MSC Certification, RFMOs, Stock Assessment, Tuna
Authors:ISSF
Language:English
report_type:Technical Report

Description

Download this .zip file to access supporting materials for our technical report ISSF 2018-16: A Pre-Assessment of the Sustainability of Global Tuna Fisheries Relative to Marine Stewardship Council Criteria: Principle 2.

The report uses the MSC definition of a unit of assessment (UoA), which is the combination of the fish stock (biologically distinct unit) with the fishing method (vessel[s] targeting that stock) in a specific area. In total, 166 UoAs have been identified for these pre-assessments.

The zipped file contains 168 individual items:

  • A P2 scoring overview summary table (in Excel)
  • A PSA scores summary table (in Excel)
  • 166 UoA individual reports (in Word)