Regulations

    Agency Year adopted Title Mitigation Techniques Species Groups Fishing Gear PDF
    WCPFC CMM-2004-04
    Resolution on conservation and management measures
    Spatial & temporal measures TTX, SHK, BRD, MAM LL, PS PDF
    CCSBT Recommendation Ecologically Related Species
    Recommendation to Mitigate the Impact on Ecologically Related Species of Fishing for Southern Bluefin Tuna
    ALDFG - management of abandoned, lost, discarded fishing gear, Bait caster, Circle hooks, Dyed bait, FAD design & management, Fish not squid bait, Line shooter, Line weighting & bait sink rate, Magnetic, E+ metals, electrical deterrents, Management of offal discharge, Monofilament / Wire Leaders, Night / day setting, Safe handling & release, Side-setting, Spatial & temporal measures, Streamer (tori) lines, Underwater setting techniques TTX, BRD, SHK LL PDF
    IATTC Resolution C-16-06
    Conservation Measures For Shark Species, With Special Emphasis On The Silky Shark (Carcharhinus falciformis), For The Years 2017, 2018, And 2019
    Spatial & temporal measures, Safe handling & release, Circle hooks, Monofilament / Wire Leaders SHK LL, PS PDF
    IATTC AIDCP
    Agreement on the International Dolphin Conservation Program
    Spatial & temporal measures, Safe handling & release, Backdown procedure and Medina panel MAM, TTX PS PDF
    WCPFC CMM 2012-07
    Conservation and Management Measure to Mitigate the Impact of Fishing for Highly Migratory Fish Stocks on Seabirds
    Safe handling & release, Dyed bait, Line shooter, Line weighting & bait sink rate, Night / day setting, Streamer (tori) lines, Side-setting, Management of offal discharge, Spatial & temporal measures BRD LL PDF
    WCPFC CMM 2015-03
    Conservation and Management Measure to Mitigate the Impact of Fishing for Highly Migratory Fish Stocks on Seabirds
    Spatial & temporal measures, Line weighting & bait sink rate, Night / day setting, Streamer (tori) lines, Side-setting, Dyed bait, Line shooter, Management of offal discharge, Safe handling & release BRD LL PDF
    WCPFC CMM 2017-06
    Conservation and Management Measure to Mitigate the Impact of Fishing for Highly Migratory Fish Stocks on Seabirds
    Spatial & temporal measures, Line weighting & bait sink rate, Night / day setting, Streamer (tori) lines, Side-setting, Dyed bait, Line shooter, Management of offal discharge, Safe handling & release BRD LL, PS PDF
    WCPFC CMM 2017-07
    Conservation and Management Measure for Compliance Monitoring Scheme
    FAD design & management, Spatial & temporal measures BRD, TTX, SHK, MAM LL, PS PDF
    ICCAT Recommendation 04-10
    Recommendation by ICCAT Concerning the Conservation of Sharks Caught in Association with Fisheries Managed by ICCAT
    Safe handling & release, Spatial & temporal measures SHK LL, PS PDF
    ICCAT Recommendation 07-07
    Recommendation by ICCAT on Reducing Incidental By-catch of Seabirds in Longline Fisheries
    Spatial & temporal measures, Line weighting & bait sink rate, Night / day setting, Streamer (tori) lines BRD LL PDF
    ICCAT Recommendation 09-07
    Recommendation by ICCAT on the Conservation of Thresher Sharks Caught in Association with Fisheries in the ICCAT Convention Area
    Safe handling & release, Spatial & temporal measures SHK LL, PS PDF
    ICCAT Recommendation 10-08
    Recommendation by ICCAT on Hammerhead Sharks (Family Sphyrnidae) Caught in Association With Fisheries Managed By ICCAT
    Spatial & temporal measures, Safe handling & release SHK LL, PS PDF
    ICCAT Recommendation 11-09
    Supplemental Recommendation by ICCAT on Reducing Incidental By-Catch of Seabirds in ICCAT Longline Fisheries
    Night / day setting, Streamer (tori) lines, Line weighting & bait sink rate, Bait caster, Spatial & temporal measures BRD LL PDF
    ICCAT Recommendation 14-06
    Recommendation by ICCAT on Shortfin Mako Caught in Association With ICCAT Fisheries
    Spatial & temporal measures SHK LL, PS PDF
    ICCAT Recommendation 15-06
    Recommendation by ICCAT on Porbeagle Caught in Association with ICCAT Fisheries
    Safe handling & release, Spatial & temporal measures SHK LL, PS PDF
    ICCAT Recommendation 17-08
    Recommendation by ICCAT on the Conservation of North Atlantic Stock of Shortfin Mako Caught in Association with ICCAT Fisheries
    Safe handling & release, Spatial & temporal measures, Circle hooks SHK LL, PS PDF
    IOTC Resolution 12/06
    Resolution on Reducing the Incidental Bycatch of Seabirds in Longline Fisheries
    Spatial & temporal measures, Bait caster, Streamer (tori) lines, Night / day setting, Line weighting & bait sink rate BRD LL PDF
    IOTC Resolution 12/09
    Resolution on the Conservation of Thresher Sharks (Family Alopiidae) Caught in Association with Fisheries in the IOTC Area of Competence
    Safe handling & release, Spatial & temporal measures SHK LL, PS PDF
    IOTC Resolution 15/09
    On a Fish Aggregating Devices (FADs) Working Group
    FAD design & management, ALDFG - management of abandoned, lost, discarded fishing gear, Spatial & temporal measures SHK, TTX PS PDF
    IOTC Resolution 17-05
    Resolution on the Conservation of Sharks Caught in Association With Fisheries Managed by IOTC
    Monofilament / Wire Leaders, Safe handling & release, Spatial & temporal measures SHK LL, PS PDF
    IATTC Resolution C-04-05 (REV 2)
    Consolidated Resolution on Bycatch
    Safe handling & release, ALDFG - management of abandoned, lost, discarded fishing gear, FAD design & management, Spatial & temporal measures TTX, SHK PS, LL PDF
    IATTC Resolution C-04-07
    Resolution on A Three-Year Program to Mitigate the Impact of Tuna Fishing on Sea Turtles
    Spatial & temporal measures, Safe handling & release, Circle hooks TTX LL, PS PDF
    IATTC Resolution C-05-03
    Resolution on the Conservation of Sharks Caught in Association with Fisheries in the Eastern Pacific Ocean
    Safe handling & release, Spatial & temporal measures SHK LL, PS PDF
    IATTC Resolution C-11-02
    Resolution to Mitigate the Impact on Seabirds of Fishing for Species Covered by the IATTC
    Safe handling & release, Spatial & temporal measures, Dyed bait, Management of offal discharge, Night / day setting, Line shooter, Line weighting & bait sink rate, Side-setting, Streamer (tori) lines, Underwater setting techniques BRD LL PDF
    IATTC Resolution C-16-04
    Amendment to Resolution C-05-03 on the Conservation of Sharks Caught in Association With Fisheries in the Eastern Pacific Ocean
    Safe handling & release, Monofilament / Wire Leaders, Spatial & temporal measures SHK LL, PS PDF