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Reduction of Environmental Impact from Tropical Shrimp Trawling through the Introduction of By-catch Reduction Technologies and Change of Management: Project Brief

This project addresses the problem of discarding unwanted catch and by-catch of juvenile food fish in particular through the introduction of appropriate fishing technologies and practices in combination, where appropriate, with introduction of legislation and a management framework including control and enforcement strategies. It also aims at introducing solution that avoid capture of turtles where such by-catch exists in countries Nigeria, Cameroon, Iran, Venezuela, Costa Rica, Cuba, Trinidad and Tobago, Colombia, Mexico, Indonesia and Philippines.

Reduction of Environmental Impact from Tropical Shrimp Trawling Through the Introduction of By-Catch Reduction Technologies and Change of Management

29 May 2014

project document

Reduction of Environmental Impact from Tropical Shrimp Trawling through the Introduction of By-catch Reduction Technologies and Change of Management: Project Brief.pdf