Bluefin tuna meeting

Fisheries representatives have gathered together in Australia to talk about the sustainable management of southern bluefin tuna.

The Australian government says that the work of the Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna is critical for Australian fisheries because it generates an industry of more than AUS$150m annually through exports.

This year’s Commission meeting will focus on measures to reduce impacts on other marine species caught as a bycatch of the tuna and it will set global and national catch limits for the next three years.

The Commission recently introduced strict quota controls and a management plan after it became clear that stocks were depleted.

Its 20th annual meeting takes place in Adelaide from 14 to 17 October 2013.

Latest Jobs

Dee Estuary Officer (Shellfish Officer)

Natural Resources Wales has responsibilities for a number of issues within the 13,680ha Dee estuary,... Read more

PRODUCTION DIRECTOR— FISH FARMS IN AFRICA

African Century Foods is a fully integrated tilapia producer with its own broodstock, hatchery, grow... Read more

Media Sales Executive

We are looking for an experienced Sales Executive to join our award winning B2B media company. Merc... Read more

Fishery Technical Officer - 7601

We are seeking four experienced technical fisheries officers to join our busy fisheries, biodiversit... Read more

Assistant Hatchery Manager

Marine Harvest is one of the largest seafood companies in the world, and the world’s largest produce... Read more

Events Sales Executive - Conferences

We are looking for an experienced & talented Sales Executive to join our award winning B2B media com... Read more

View all jobs