02 Apr '18, 4pm

NOAA publishes global list of fisheries and their risks to marine mammals

NOAA publishes global list of fisheries and their risks to marine mammals

The list, published in draft form in late 2017 as part of requirements laid out by the Marine Mammal Protection Act, includes nearly 4,000 fisheries across some 135 countries. NOAA says the list represents ‘a strong step forward’ in developing sustainable fisheries. These fisheries have until 2022 to demonstrate that the methods they use to catch fish and other marine animals either pose little risk to marine mammals or employ comparable methods to similar operations in the United States. The U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has published the first list of foreign fisheries, detailing the risks that commercial fishing around the world pose to marine mammals. “The [List of Foreign Fisheries] is an important milestone because it provides the global community a view into the marine mammal bycatch levels of commercially relevant fisheries,” according...

Full article: https://news.mongabay.com/2018/04/noaa-publishes-global-l...

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