Latest Fishing News
Clipper Oil: Latest Fishing News – Nations Set to Decide Fate of Depleted Bigeye TunaNovember 12, 2018
Latest Fishing News – November 2018
Nations Set to Decide Fate of Depleted Bigeye Tuna
Tuna Fishing Second Closure Period
86% of Global Tuna Catch Comes from Stocks at Healthy Levels; Some Stocks Remain Overfished
Echebastar Indian Ocean Purse Seine Skipjack Fishery Achieves MSC Certification
Thai Union Posts 1.9% Year-On-Year Decline In Q3 Sales
Fishermen’s News Online – Wednesday, November 7, 2018November 8, 2018
FishNews – November 7, 2018November 8, 2018
Clipper Oil: Latest Fishing News – Micronesia to Commit to Transparency of Tuna FishingNovember 5, 2018
Latest Fishing News – November 2018
Tri Marine Wants Local Tuna Industry Included in Any Federal Analysis for Purse Seine Fishery
Micronesia to Commit to Transparency of Tuna Fishing
American Samoa Company Plans to Export Local Fish
40 Scientists Converge in Seychelles for Meetings on Tuna Issues
Federal Managers Make Recommendations for Guam, Hawaii Fisheries
Clipper Oil: Latest Fishing News – Tuna Giant Bolton Commits to Going 50% FAD-Free by 2020October 29, 2018
FishNews – October 24, 2018October 25, 2018
Canadian government awards funds to nine new Atlantic enterprisesOctober 25, 2018
The Canadian government announced on Oct. 22 that it has agreed to provide CAD 573,000 ($437,500) to nine new seafood projects in the province of Nova Scotia, a press release said. Among the enterprises being given the green light are the Coldwater Lobster Association’s pilot study into using rope-less fishing gear to reduce the risks to endangered marine mammals; IMO Foods’ processing system intended to cut the canner’s energy consumption….
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Seaport developer, fishermen reach deal to help save San Diego’s storied fishing industryOctober 24, 2018
After years of negotiations, San Diego’s fishermen and a local developer have signed an agreement to recapture a lost piece of the city’s history – a thriving commercial fishing trade that once employed thousands of people while netting hundreds of millions of dollars. Much of the agreement focuses on five acres called Tuna Harbor, and the role it will play within Seaport San Diego, the billion-dollar waterfront development expected to break ground in 2022….
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Important Vessel Notifications
NOTICE TO FISHERMEN–Now to approx July 18, ExxonMobil ROV pipeline survey (Heritage, Harmony, and Hondo to shore).July 13, 2018Now to approx July 18 ExxonMobil has an ROV inspection in the water now at the ExxonMobil SYU pipeline between Heritage, Harmony, and Hondo to shore.
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Fishing and Port Access Requirements for U.S. North Pacific Albacore Tuna Vessels in the Canadian EEZMay 31, 2018
Guide for Complying With the Vessel Fishing Requirements of the U.S. – Canada Albacore TreatyMay 31, 2018
SeaView Fishing by Ocean Imaging – SeaView version 3.5.3! AAFA Special: $100 off with this order form (PDF form attached).February 20, 2018
Safety Alert – Kidde Fire Extinguisher RecallNovember 13, 2017
United States Coast Guard Headquarters – Inspections and Compliance Directorate Washington, DC – November 13, 2017
Safety Alert 12-17
Don’t be inflamed about what you have to do!
Kidde has made this extinguisher recall and replacement easy for you.
This safety alert provides information related to Kidde brand fire extinguishers. Nearly 40 Million extinguishers involving 134 different models have been recalled. These fire extinguishers were manufactured between January 1, 1973 and August 15, 2017….
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Safety Advisory 01-17 – Renewing Certificates of Documentation USCGSeptember 27, 2017Safety Advisory 01-17Coast Guard Certificate of Documentation Services Be Aware of Third Party Service ProvidersThe U.S. Coast Guard’s National Vessel Documentation Center (NVDC), located in Falling Waters, West Virginia, is the only entity authorized to issue Certificates of Documentation (CODs), Form CG-1270, valid for a period of one year from date of issuance…
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AAFA Vessels Covered under MSC Chain of CustodyAugust 10, 2017
AAFA 2017 RosterJuly 24, 2017