Sustainable Fisheries Partnership Launches FIP for Indonesian Longline Tuna
Sustainable Fisheries Partnership (SFP) announced the launch of a longline tuna fishery improvement project (FIP) in Indonesia.
The industry-led, national-level FIP is being implemented by the Indonesia Longline Tuna Association (ATLI) and focuses on:
- Albacore, yellowfin, and bigeye longline fisheries in the Indian Ocean, within the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) of Indonesia and international waters
- Yellowfin and bigeye longline fisheries in the Western Central Pacific Ocean, within the archipelagic waters and EEZ, as well as on the high seas.
The FIP’s goals include four areas of focus including...Full Story »