Animation: Monitoring Loopholes in the Herring Fishery


09/10/2009 - This animation, entitled "The Tip of the Iceberg: Monitoring Loopholes in the Industrial Midwater Trawl Fishery for Atlantic Herring" was created to educate scientists, managers, fishermen and the public about troubling loopholes in the herring fishery that allow the use of sorting devices that prevent onboard observers from accurately and completely sampling bycatch, including marine mammals.

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