Tuesday, 13 February 2018

In case you missed it - Mike Mitchell: Minimising Discard for Improved Food Security

With improvement in fisheries management, many countries have committed to fishing at sustainable levels and an end to the wasteful practice of discarding. How can landing obligations be implemented? Examples are given on how several regions/ countries have addressed operational and governance challenges associated with discard bans such as the challenges of proper conservation of the by-catch.

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