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Ecuador’s Tunacons launches biodegradable FAD contest

Ecuador’s Tunacons launches biodegradable FAD contest   By Undercurrent News Oct. 15, 2018 16:09 BST Ecuadorean tuna sustainability group Tunacons has launched a contest aimed at encouraging fishing boat crews to develop biodegradable fish aggregating devices (FAD) to cut down on waste. Contestants’ prototypes, the group said, should last six months to a year and readily break
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Atuneros de España y Ecuador acuerdan mejorar pesquería de red de cerco

Atuneros de España y Ecuador acuerdan mejorar pesquería de red de cerco Atún tropical descargado en Manta (Foto de Freshfish, tomada del banco de imágenes de Google). Date: 4 septiembre, 2018Author: Revista de Manabí0 Comentarios Las organizaciones que representan a grandes flotas pesqueras de Ecuador y España se han puesto de acuerdo en suscribir un Memorando de Entendimiento para
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Global FIP Alliance for Sustainable Tuna

These improvement projects involve nearly 160 vessels that have agreed to align efforts through the alliance PARTICIPANTS 5 companies and 40 active purse seine vessels LAUNCHED September 2016 TEAM Pablo Guerrero Guillermo Moran Ecuador FIP The Tuna Conservation Group (TUNACONS) are tuna companies that joined together to achieve tuna conservation through a Fisheries Improvement Project
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TRI MARINE – Promoting Best Practices

In addition to supplying responsibly caught products, we try to bring other fisheries up to a level consistent with internally recognized sustainability standards. We are an active participant in the Eastern Pacific Tuna Purse Seine Fishery Improvement Project (FIP) and helped found theInternational Seafood Sustainability Foundation (ISSF). Both drive improvements toward MSC certifiable status. ISSF members like Tri
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La veda del atún reactiva 10.000 empleos

La veda del atún reactiva 10.000 empleos  Ago 30, 2018   Veinte barcos se bambolean constantemente junto a un tramo de los muelles pesqueros del puerto de Manta. Estas embarcaciones, con otras 35 que forman parte de la flota atunera del país, están en mantenimiento mientras rige el período de veda. Esta paralización, que se
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Letter to RMFO (IATTC)

August 5, 2018 ATTN: Heads of Delegation to IOTC, IATTC, ICCAT and WCPFC Dear Delegates: This letter is submitted on behalf of the undersigned companies, non-governmental organizations and fishing industry associations, all of whom recognize that the sustainability of tuna stocks is integral to businesses and livelihoods, as well as to the health of the
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Atuneros buscan avance en método de capturas

ECONOMÍA  18 julio, 2018 COMPARTIR   http://lanacion.com.ec/atuneros-buscan-avance-metodo-capturas/ Atuneros buscan avance en método de capturas Los plantados, objetos flotantes naturales o artificiales que los pescadores utilizan para atraer peces, se han convertido en una de las alternativas de captura más recurrentes en los últimos 20 años, sobre todo por la flota atunera de la región del océano Pacífico
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Atuneros buscan avance en método de capturas

Atuneros buscan avance en método de capturas El Gobierno expondrá nueva normativa en agosto próximo durante la reunión anual de la Comisión Interamericana del Atún Tropical, que se realizará en Estados Unidos. Las capturas promedio de atún barrilete, aleta amarilla y patudo del 2012 al 2016 en el OPO fueron de 633.000 toneladas. Ecuador mantiene
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Atuneros buscan avance en método de capturas

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Plan de mejoramiento pesquero cuenta con el apoyo del Gobierno

Plan de mejoramiento pesquero cuenta con el apoyo del Gobierno Redacción Tierra y Mar – 10 de mayo de 2018 – 00:00 La Subsecretaría de Recursos Pesqueros asegurará que el programa de pesquería del atún con red de cerco se realice de forma adecuada y eficaz. Foto: Archivo / El Telégrafo El Ministerio de Acuacultura
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FIP Managaer, Panamá Conference Speaker

  Guillermo A. Moran Velasquez Managing Director of Tuna Conservation Group (TUNACONS) Guillermo A. Moran Velasquez is a Fisheries Engineer at the Federal Rural University of Pernambuco (UFRPE) in Brasil. Moran has been working in the fisheries sector in Ecuador for the past 24 years, taking over different roles, such as: Director of the National
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Ecuador tuna companies team up for MSC

The group seeking Marine Stewardship Council certification is formed by five companies and has a total of 40 fishing vessels. by IntraFish Media June 15th, 2017 13:07 GMT Updated June 15th, 2017 16:25 GMT Ecuador’s Tuna Conservation Group (Tunacons) — formed by five tuna companies fishing in the country — is expecting to achieve certification from the
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