Publications on or about the conservation of the marine environment
A Vision for European Fisheries: 2012 Reform of the EU Common Fisheries Policy
This paper examines the reasons for the failure of the 2002 revised Common Fisheries Policy and ...
Banking on Cod
Demand for wild (non-farmed) seafood is increasingly reliant upon dwindling fish stocks. Much of ...
Dolphins, marine turtles, seals, seabirds, sharks, juvenile fish, fish with little commercial ...
Defining and estimating global marine fisheries bycatch
Unselective fishing catches non-target organisms as ‘bycatch’—an issue of critical ocean ...
Safe Conduct? Twelve years fishing under the UN Code
The FAO Code of Conduct for Responsible Fishing (CCRF, ‘the Code’) was produced in 1995. During the ...
A guide to reduce and eliminate fish discards
By the end of 2008, over 60% cod have been discarded in the North Sea (about 20% more than in 2007) ...
European Fisheries Quota 2009: How can Europe tackle the problem of discard?
Establishing Marine Protected Area Networks - Making It Happen
This guide represents a global first in capturing the emerging experience on building MPA networks. ...
Lifting the lid on Italy’s bluefin tuna fishery
Assessment of compliance of Italy’s fishing fleets and farms with management rules during the 2008 ...
The value of our oceans
With this report we want to take an economic angle in shedding light on the values we receive from ...