Information and monitoring best practices for tropical tuna purse seine fisheries relative to the MSC standard

Citation
Murua H, Justel-Rubio A, Moreno G, Restrepo V (2020) Information and monitoring best practices for tropical tuna purse seine fisheries relative to the MSC standard. ISSF Technical Report 2020-15
Abstract

The objective of this paper is to describe best practices in collecting fisheries information to monitor fishing activities relative to Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) scoring indicators. Best-practice monitoring activities are described for each MSC Performance Indicator (PI) based on data needs to ensure effective and enforceable sustainable fishery management as well as to identify data monitoring systems, sources, and technology that can be used to collect this information.