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Greenpeace Foundation: Dolphin Alert
But the Commerce Dept., bowing to ...
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Greenpeace Foundation: Dolphin Alert
U.S.A. made a bogus decision in declaring that chasing and setting purse-seine nets around dolphins had "no significant impact" on their populations. The Secretary based his conclusions ... to such a failure. These latter two observations do not provide 'proof' that the tuna purse seine fishery is the cause of the failures to recover but neither do they dismiss it ...
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Bush Reduces Dolphin Protection to Increase Tuna Harvest
Service (NMFS) announced that after new research, it had concluded that the tuna purse seine industry practice of encircling dolphins to catch tuna has "no significant adverse impact ... method. Under the International Dolphin Conservation Program (IDCP), fishers were required to change their purse seine fishing methods, and since the 1980s, confirmed dolphin mortalities have dropped to about ...
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Office of International Affairs - International Agreements
ETP to the United States. Because purse seine vessels in excess of 400 short tons carrying capacity ... order to export yellowfin tuna and yellowfin tuna products harvested by purse seine vessels in the ETP to the United States. Because purse seine vessels in excess of 400 short tons carrying capacity ...
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Monterey Bay Aquarium: Seafood Watch Program - How Fish are Caught or Farmed
Dredging Gillnetting Harpooning Hook and Lining Longlining Purse Seining Traps and Pots Trawling/Dragging Trolling ... Purse SeiningA purse seine is a large wall of netting that encircles a school of fish. Fishermen pull the bottom of the netting closed (like a drawstring purse), herding the fish into the center. Purse ... popular fish caught by purse seines are tuna used for canning. Purse seining for tuna ...
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Gold Seal - Harvesting Wild Salmon
There are three methods used for harvesting Wild Pacific Salmon: Gillnet, Purse Seine, and Troll Whether caught by purse seine, gillnet or troll, the salmon is maintained in prime condition, by means ... back out. On average 23% of all commercially harvested salmon are gillnet caught. top Purse Seine A purse seine is a net which is set in the water and then pulled into a circle ...
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SCS: South African / Australian Fur Seal (Arctocephalus pusillus)
There are numerous interactions between South African fur seals and line, trawl and purse-seine fisheries, seals being accused of taking fish from the nets and lines or chasing the ...
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NOAA Fisheries Feature
Pacific Ocean Dolphin Populations May Be Improving (6/25/08) Bycatch of dolphins in the purse-seine fishery for tropical tuna in the eastern tropical Pacific Ocean has been a marine conservation ...
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NCMC Conservation News - Gulf of California Sardine Fishery Considered for Sustainability Label
The Gulf of California sardine fishery, which deploys a fleet of purse-seine vessels out of Guaymas and Yavaros, Mexico, targets Pacific sardine and Pacific thread herring - two ...
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Gold Seal - Products - Dolphin-Friendly Canned Tuna
Eastern Tropical Pacific Ocean near Central America and South America. Gold Seal ...
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