Folder Bycatch Mitigation Fact Sheets

This series of 14 Seabird Bycatch Mitigation Fact Sheets describe the range of potential mitigation measures available to reduce seabird bycatch in longline and trawl fisheries. The sheets assess the effectiveness of each measure, highlight their limitations and strengths, and make best practice recommendations for their effective adoption.  They are designed to help decision-makers choose the most appropriate measures for their longline and trawl fisheries.   Please contact the Secretariat for commercial print files of the fact sheets in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Japanese, Korean and Mandarin.

archive All Factsheets ZIP file - English

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Factsheets Sept 2014_e.zip

archive All factsheets ZIP file - Korean

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Korean Fact Sheets web Sept 2014.zip

혼획 저감 - 안내문

archive All factsheets ZIP file - Mandarin

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Mand All Fact Sheets Sept14_w.zip

减少误捕实用方法

archive All factsheets ZIP file - Portuguese

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Medidas mitigadoras POR SEPT14_w.zip

Medidas Mitigadoras da Captura Incidental - Informações Práticas

archive Factsheets ZIP file - Japanese

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Japanese FSs SEPT14_w.zip

混獲軽減措置に関する概要報告書

Please note that not all fact sheets are available in Japanese.

pdf FS 00 Introduction: Seabird bycatch mitigation measures

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ENG FS_Intro_SEPT14_w.pdf

pdf FS 01 Demersal Longline: Streamer lines

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ENG FS_1 Demersal streamers_SEPT14_w.pdf

pdf FS 02 Demersal Longline: Line weighting - external weights

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ENG FS_2 Demersal longline Line weighting external weights_SEPT14_w.pdf

pdf FS 03 Demersal Longline: Integrated weight longlines

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ENG FS_3 Demersal LL Integrated weight LL_SEPT14_w.pdf

pdf FS 04 Demersal Longline:Line weighting - Chilean System

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ENG FS_4 Demersal LL Line weighting Chilean system_SEPT14_w.pdf

pdf FS 05 Demersal & Pelagic Longline: Night-setting

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ENG FS_5 Demersal & Pelagic LL Nightsetting_SEPT14_w.pdf

pdf FS 06 Demersal Longline: Underwater setting chute

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ENG FS_6 Demersal LL Underwater setting chute_SEPT14_w.pdf

pdf FS 07a Pelagic Longline: Streamer lines - vessels ≥ 35 m

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ENG FS_7a Pelagic streamer lines EM mods_SEPT14_w.pdf

pdf FS 07b Pelagic Longline: Streamer lines - vessels less than 35 m

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ENG FS_7b Pelagic streamer lines EM mods_SEPT14_w.pdf

pdf FS 08 Pelagic Longline: Line weighting

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ENG FS_8 Pelagic LL Line weighting_SEPT14_w.pdf

FS 08 Pelagic Longline: Line weighting

This fact sheet is currently being updated following discussions at SBWG7 and AC9.  Please check back soon for the new version.

pdf FS 09 Pelagic Longline: Side-setting

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ENG FS_9 Pelagic LL Side-setting_SEPT14_w.pdf

pdf FS 10 Pelagic Longline: Blue-dyded bait (squid)

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ENG FS_10 Pelagic LL Blue-dyded bait squid_SEPT14_w.pdf

pdf FS 11 Pelagic Longline: Bait caster and line shooter

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ENG FS_11 Pelagic LL Bait caster and line shooter_SEPT14_w.pdf

pdf FS 12 Demersal & Pelagic Longline: Haul mitigation

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ENG FS_12 Demersal & Pelagic LL Haul Mit_SEPT14_w.pdf

pdf FS 13 Trawl Fisheries: Warp strike

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ENG FS_13 Trawl fisheries warp strike_SEPT14_w.pdf

pdf FS 14 Trawl Fisheries: Net entanglement

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ENG FS_14 Trawl fisheries Net entaglement_SEPT14_w.pdf