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nems_imageiSharkFin: an innovative software for the identification of shark species from the fins
iSharkFin is an expert system that uses machine learning techniques to identify shark species from shark fin shapes. The software has been developed by FAO in collaboration with the University of Vigo with [more…]
nems_imageA Deep Seas research voyage blog: Aboard the EAF-Nansen
January 2015 - Marine research vessel R/V Dr. Fridtjof Nansen (EAF-Nansen project) embarked on a month-long cruise departing from Cape Town, South Africa, to conduct scientific research in the deep seas of the [more…]
nems_imagePort State measures and national legislation – a guide for implementation
Port State measures are the front line of attack against illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing, whether it occurs under national jurisdiction or in the high seas. Implementation of these measures by port [more…]
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