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Resolution 12/04 On the conservation of marine turtles.

Country/Territory
Document type
Miscellaneous
Date
2012
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Fisheries, Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Marine fisheries Fishery management and conservation Monitoring Data collection/reporting Fishing gear/fishing method Bycatch Enforcement/compliance Protection of species Turtles
Abstract

This Resolution of the Indian Ocean Tuna Commission (IOTC), adopted in accordance with the provisions of Article IX, paragraph 1 of the IOTC Agreement, which shall apply to all fishing vessels on the IOTC Record of Fishing Vessels, requires Contracting Parties and Cooperating Non-Contracting Parties (CPCs) to implement, as appropriate, the FAO Guidelines to Reduce Sea Turtle Mortality in Fishing Operations (2005). CPCs shall collect (including through logbooks and observer programs) and provide

Full text
English
Website
www.iotc.org