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Clipper Oil: Latest Fishing News – Tuna Pouches see Significant Growth in Shelf-Stable Seafood Market

Latest Fishing News – January 21-28, 2019
Tuna Pouches see Significant Growth in Shelf-Stable Seafood Market
Scientists Develop Model to Predict Concentrations of Mercury in Tuna
PNA Targets Management of Longline Tuna Fleets
ISSF Report Shows Many Tuna Stocks Not Meeting Criteria for MSC Sustainability Standard
PNA Aims to Pick up Pace of Tuna Fishery Improvement in 2019

High-seas illegal fishing thwarted by catch documentation schemes

The latest technical paper on catch documentation schemes from the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), discusses how such schemes benefit, or could benefit, deep-sea fisheries by protecting them from illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing. The paper’s author, Giles Hosch, found in his research that catch documentation schemes….Read more (

Clipper Oil: Latest Fishing News – Pacific Islands Fisheries Leaders Happy with Outcomes at the WCPFC Meeting

Latest Fishing News
Pacific Happy With Outcomes at Tuna Commission Meeting
Pacific Fisheries Leaders Highlight Tuna Commission Action
Pacific Nations Call for Tighter Controls on Transshipping
Hard Sell for US Proposal to Increase Fishing Days
Plans to Transition Starkist Ops From CA to American Samoa Hit a Snag
Mexico Loses 10-year WTO Battle Over U.S. Tuna Labeling