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[ABNJ Tuna & Biodiversity] Workshops to define a strategy to move forward on the use of biodegradable FADs in the Western Pacific Ocean

These workshops held in the Western Pacific Ocean, in Phonpei and Port Moresby the 23th and 28th of January 2019, are part of the research that International Seafood Sustainability Foundation (ISSF) is coordinating with support provided by the Common Oceans ABNJ Tuna Project to move towards the use of biodegradable FADs. The initiative addresses some of the challenges facing the fishing sector by implementing best practice solutions to reduce the amount of plastic used to construct FADĀ“s structures, with the aim to contribute to achieving responsible, efficient and sustainable fisheries and biodiversity conservation.

4581: ABNJ Sustainable Management of Tuna Fisheries and Biodiversity Conservation in the Areas Beyond National Jurisdiction

01 Feb 2019

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[ABNJ Tuna & Biodiversity] Workshops to define a strategy to move forward on the use of biodegradable FADs in the Western Pacific Ocean.pdf

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