28 recommendations on deep-sea fisheries

IUCN was part of the Expert Consultation on deep-sea fisheries on the high seas who have recently released a report of conclusions and recommendations to deep-sea fisheries on the high seas. Among them was recognition that spatial and temporal management tools such as Marine Protected Areas are particularly useful in data-poor situations such as encountered in the deep seas.

Deep-sea catch Photo: Australian Maritime College

 

Work area: 
Marine
Fisheries & Aquaculture
Ocean Governance
Environmental Governance
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