NZ commercial long-liners 9 times more likely to report bycatch with observers on board

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NZ commercial long-liners 9 times more likely to report bycatch with observers on board

Postby Michael Szabo » Fri Jan 24, 2020 9:47 am

"New Zealand commercial long-line fishers nine times more likely to report bycatch with observers on board - Fisheries NZ report"
New Zealand Herald, 23 January 2020.

"The only reasonable conclusion is that on trips without observers fishers are breaching their legal obligation to honestly and accurately report bycatch."

Link: https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/arti ... 3JfFmPww4Y
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