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ByCatch Information

The Bycatch Management Information System (BMIS) focuses on bycatch mitigation and management in oceanic tuna and billfish fisheries*. It is an open resource useful for fishery managers, fishers, scientists, observers, educators and anyone with an interest in fisheries management. As a reference and educational tool, the BMIS aims to support the adoption and implementation of science-based management measures so that bycatch is managed comprehensively and sustainably. The BMIS mainly focuses on highly migratory species with low reproductive rates, including seabirds, sharks and rays, sea turtles and marine mammals.

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Publisher Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme
Modified 05 July 2021
Release Date 11 June 2018
Homepage URL
Identifier 47cc7aab-9e86-4a16-be35-2821ec67aa5d
License Public
[Open Data]
Contact Name Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme
Contact Email [email protected]
POD Theme Coastal and Marine