CCA comments on Atlantic Highly Migratory Species; Atlantic Bluefin Tuna Quotas and Atlantic Tuna Fisheries Management Measures

Posted on April 12, 2011

CCA is adamantly opposed to NMFS’ current proposal to reduce quota from the Angling Category, as well as from other categories, in order to accommodate dead discards in the Longline Category. CCA  believes that the Longline Category, which is solely responsible for such discards, should be held responsible for the consequences of its actions.

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Issues: Bluefin Tuna