Regulations

    Agency Year adopted Title Mitigation Techniques Species Groups Fishing Gear PDF
    CCSBT Seabirds - binding
    Binding Measure on Seabirds
    Streamer (tori) lines BRD LL PDF
    CCSBT Seabirds - non-binding
    Non-Binding Measures on Seabirds
    Safe handling & release, Management of offal discharge, Bait size and condition, hooking technique, Streamer (tori) lines BRD LL 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
    IATTC Resolution C-99-07
    Resolution on Fish-Aggregating Devices
    FAD design & management, Spatial & temporal measures SHK, TTX PS PDF
    ICCAT Resolution 03-10
    Resolution by ICCAT on the Shark Fishery
    Safe handling & release SHK LL, PS 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
    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
    WCPFC CMM-2004-04
    Resolution on conservation and management measures
    Spatial & temporal measures TTX, SHK, BRD, MAM 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
    ICCAT Resolution 05-08
    Resolution by ICCAT on Circle Hooks
    Circle hooks, Safe handling & release SHK, TTX LL 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-07-03
    Resolution to Mitigate the Impact of Tuna Fishing Vessels on Sea Turtles
    Circle hooks, Deep / shallow setting, Fish not squid bait, FAD design & management, Safe handling & release TTX 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 Suplemental Recommendation 07-06
    Supplemental Recommendation by ICCAT Concerning Sharks
    Spatial & temporal measures SHK LL, PS PDF
    WCPFC CMM-2008-03
    Conservation and Management of Sea Turtles
    Circle hooks, Fish not squid bait, Safe handling & release, FAD design & management TTX LL, PS 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 10-06
    Recommendation by ICCAT on Atlantic Shortfin Mako Sharks Caught in Association with Fisheries in the ICCAT Convention Area
    Safe handling & release SHK LL, PS PDF
    ICCAT Recommendation 10-09
    Recommendation by ICCAT on the By-Catch of Sea Turtles in ICCAT Fisheries
    Safe handling & release TTX 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 10-07
    Recommendation by ICCAT on the Conservation of Oceanic Whitetip Shark Caught in Association with Fisheries in the ICCAT Convention Area
    Safe handling & release SHK LL, PS PDF
    WCPFC CMM 2010-07
    Conservation and Management Measure for Sharks
    Magnetic, E+ metals, electrical deterrents, Safe handling & release 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-11-10
    Resolution on the Conservation of Oceanic Whitetip Sharks Caught in Association with Fisheries in the Antigua Convention Area
    Safe handling & release SHK 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
    ICCAT Recommendation 11-08
    Recommendation by ICCAT on the Conservation of Silky Sharks Caught in Association with ICCAT Fisheries
    Safe handling & release SHK PS, LL PDF