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The American Albacore Fishing Association & Responsible Offshore Development Alliance Respond to Seaspiracy

WASHINGTON, D.C. , UNITED STATES, March 25, 2021 / — The American Albacore Fishing Association (AAFA), a non-profit marketing organization representing commercial pole & line, troll fishing vessels, and the Responsible Offshore Development Alliance (RODA), a broad membership-based coalition of fishing industry associations and fishing companies, announce today their response to the Netflix film, Seaspiracy Read more (

Give Us Your Input on Making Fisheries and Protected Resources More Resilient to Climate Change

NOAA is launching an agency-wide effort to gather initial public input on Section 216(c) of the Executive Order on Tackling the Climate Crisis at Home and Abroad. This section directs NOAA to collect recommendations on how to make fisheries, including aquaculture, and protected resources more resilient to climate change. Submit your comments by April 2, 2021 to

A cursory look at undersea data cables

Nearly 750,000 miles of cable already connect the continents to support our insatiable demand for communication and entertainment. Companies have typically pooled their resources to collaborate on undersea cable projects, like a freeway for them all to share. “People think that data is in the cloud, but it’s not,” said Jayne Stowell, who oversees the construction of Google’s undersea cable projects. “It’s in the ocean.”….Read more (

Clipper Oil: Latest Fishing News – WCPFC Extends Observer Suspension Through 15 May

WCPFC Extends Observer Suspension Through 15 May
Breakthrough Commitment To Sustainability From Asda Welcomed by Marine Wildlife Charities
Seafood Giant Thai Union Secures $400M in First Sustainability Loan
COVID-19 Operating Protocols for the Fishing Sector in the Pacific
Action Needed on Pelagic Drift Net Fishing
The Bumble Bee Seafood Company Announces SVP of Global Corporate Responsibility

Clipper Oil: Latest Fishing News – EU Backs Fisheries ‘Value Chain’ Initiative in Marshall Islands

EU Backs Fisheries ‘Value Chain’ Initiative in Marshall Islands
Vanuatu Detains Chinese Fishing Boats
Vietnamese Tuna Exporters Rejoice at Surging Tuna Orders in January
Congresswoman Writes Pres Biden About American Samoan Economic Development Credit, Key for the Tuna Cannery
Calvo Invests EUR 30 Million in Easy-Open Packaging
Seafood Exporters See Positive Signs in China Despite COVID Concerns, Shipping Crunch
Could Pacific Bonito be a Viable Species to Farm?