The use of electronic monitoring within tuna longline fisheries in the WCPO - implications for international data collection, analysis and reporting

Citation
Emery TJ, Noriega R, Williams AJ, et al (2018) The use of electronic monitoring within tuna longline fisheries in the WCPO - implications for international data collection, analysis and reporting. In: Third E-Reporting and E-Monitoring Working Group Meeting. WCPFC-2018-ERandEMWG3-IP04, Busan, Republic of Korea, p 38
Abstract

Electronic monitoring (EM) consisting of on-board video imagery and on-shore analysis, offers an alternative or supplement to at-sea observer programs in commercial fisheries. In the western and central Pacific Ocean (WCPO), where observer coverage in most tuna longline fisheries has historically been