Harvest strategies: Fisheries Management for the 21st Century

June 28, 2021

AuthorMartin Velasco
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As the EU seeks to implement effective, science-based policy, managers are turning to harvest strategies as an approach that can best fulfill those goals. Hear from European scientists, managers, and industry stakeholders about why the future of fisheries management lies in the harvest strategy approach.

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At the last minute, the WCPFC members adopted a management procedure for skipjack to the relief of many MSC-certified WCPO fisheries. What consequence the non-binding clause will be have is unclear...https://zcu.io/DCSO @wcpfc #skipjack #

The #WCPFC annual meeting closed today. Big news: a #HarvestStrategy was adopted for Pacific skipjack, the world's largest #tuna fishery! But WCPFC will need to finish the job next year to make the catch advice coming out of the harvest strategy binding. https://www.pewtrusts.org/en/about/news-room/press-releases-and-statements/2022/12/03/pew-commends-skipjack-tuna--landmark-policy-but-calls-non-binding-plan-disheartening

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