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Western Pacific tuna fleet asks PNA to operate without observers as pandemic hits (Undercurrent News)

2020-04-21T08:59:10+00:00March 26th, 2020|Categories: Allgemein|

PNA has not explained how it will continue its MSC operations without any observers - 100% observer coverage is required to verify free-school catches and to ensure compliance with the shark finning ban. https://www.undercurrentnews.com/2020/03/26/western-pacific-tuna-fleet-asks-pna-to-operate-without-observers-as-pandemic-hits/

WPSTA Western and Central Pacific skipjack and yellowfin free-school purse seine – expected audit for scope extension to include FADs

2020-04-21T09:01:13+00:00March 25th, 2020|Categories: Allgemein|

The draft assessment report is now available for commenting. Stakeholders who want to submit comments should contact SCS Global service no later than 5pm GMT, 25 May 2020. WPSTA Western and Central Pacific skipjack and yellowfin free-school purse seine assessment documents. The [...]

MSC response to COVID-19

2020-04-21T09:11:38+00:00March 5th, 2020|Categories: Allgemein|

6 April: postponements of the MSC site visit for the Northeastern Tropical Pacific Purse Seine yellowfin and skipjack tuna fishery. 14 April: SAI Global, the CAB for the Gulf of St. Lawrence snow crab trap fishery, announced that whilst the certificate for the fishery [...]