General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean - GFCM

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  Background: The incidental catch of vulnerable species in fisheries (or bycatch) represents an important conservation issue in the Mediterranean and Black Sea for a number of vulnerable species, including marine mammals, sea turtles, sea birds, sharks and rays, and macrobenthic...
Fisheries in the western Mediterranean account for 22 percent of total landings in the GFCM area of application and have a substantial socio-economic impact on coastal communities in the subregion. To understand if these crucial fish stocks are sustainably exploited, stock assessments are conducted each year, forming the basis of scientific advice produced by the GFCM.  Since 2016, the...
The GFCM is pleased to announce an online course on the use of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) in the establishment of Allocated Zones for Aquaculture (AZA) on 6-7 December 2021. Following MODULE 1 on spatial information and representation conducted in 2020, MODULE 2 will cover planning for sustainable aquaculture development....
As we are celebrating #WorldFisheriesDay today, the GFCM would like you to meet some of the Mediterranean and the Black Sea fishers and fish workers involved in making small-scale fisheries more sustainable.  It really is hard to overstate the importance of...
The BlackSea4Fish project would like to propose, within the scope of its Output 5 – aimed at promoting regional cooperation and best practices, a series of online technical presentations on fishery-related topics of specific interest to the Black Sea. The...
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