Guidelines for the safe release of encircled whale sharks - Supplementary Information for CMM 2019-04

Citation
WCPFC (2015) Guidelines for the safe release of encircled whale sharks - Supplementary Information for CMM 2019-04
Abstract

General principles - Safety of the crew is a paramount consideration. - When releasing encircled whale sharks, the stress the animal receives should be minimized to the extent possible. - The following possible release methods should be used as general guidelines.