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2012 Southern Division AFS Spring Meeting

2012 Southern Division AFS Spring Meeting

January 26-29, 2012 in Biloxi, Mississippi Meeting with Elasmobranch Symposium. FINAL  PROGRAM ( including Abstracts ): Fisheries in Recovery ? PDF – Download    

Identification Guide to SHARKS of Mississippi

Identification Guide to SHARKS of Mississippi

By Dr. Eric Hoffmayer, Jim Franks and John Shelley The University of Southern Mississippi Gulf Coast Research Laboratory Center for Fisheries Research and Development PDF – Download      

Manta Ray of Hope 2011 Report

Manta Ray of Hope 2011 Report

The Global Threat to Manta and Mobula Rays Shawn Heinrichs, Mary O’Malley, Hannah Medd, Paul Hilton. PDF – Download      

NSW Briefing Note – Wild Fisheries

NSW Briefing Note – Wild Fisheries

NSW Government Primary Industries Science and Research BRIEFING NOTE Wild Fisheries – Winter 2011 PDF – Download      

Florida Fishing Regulation for 2012

Florida Fishing Regulation for 2012

FLORIDA Saltwater Recreational 2012 FISHING REGULATION Valid from Jan 1, 2012 to June 30, 2012 See article on page 6 : FWC Increases Protection for Vulnerable Coastal Sharks, by Melissa Recks PDF – DOWNLOAD        

Shark Attacks in Reunion Island

Shark Attacks in Reunion Island

Survival Guide for surfers in Reunion Island, in French language. LE GUIDE DE SURVIE DU SURFER RUN EN PRESENCE DU RISQUE REQUIN En attendant des avancées significatives des pouvoirs publics en termes de gestion du risque requin PDF – Download      

IOTC – 14th Session of the Scientific Committee

IOTC – 14th Session of the Scientific Committee

Indian Ocean Tuna Commission ( IOTC ) Report of the Fourteenth Session of the IOTC Scientific Committee Mahé, Seychelles, 12–17 December 2011 IOTC–2011–SC14–R: 259 pp. PDF – Download

Bycatch Workplan for AUS Tuna and Billfish Fisheries

Bycatch Workplan for AUS Tuna and Billfish Fisheries

Australian Tuna and Billfish Fisheries BYCATCH AND DISCARDING WORKPLAN 2011 – 2013 By the Australian Fisheries Management Authority PDF – Download    

Chondrichthyans in the Arctic Ocean

Chondrichthyans in the Arctic Ocean

OCCURRENCE OF CHONDRICHTHYAN FISHES IN THE ARCTIC OCEAN AND ADJACENT SEAS Lynghammar et al. 2011 Introduction: The sea ice cover decreases and human activity increases in Arctic waters. Fisheries (by-catch issues), shipping and petroleum exploitation (pollution issues) make it imperative to establish biological baselines for the marine fishes inhabiting the Arctic Ocean and adjacent seas

Scottish Shark Tagging Programme

Scottish Shark Tagging Programme

Scottish Sea Angling Conservation Network Scottish Shark Tagging Programme Christmas Newsletter 2011 PDF – Download    

The Hawaii-based Longline Fishery – 3rd quarter of 2011

The Hawaii-based Longline Fishery – 3rd quarter of 2011

The Hawaii-based Longline Logbook Summary Report July-September 2011 Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center Fisheries Monitoring Branch This report summarizes data on fish catch and fishing effort by Hawaii-based longline vessels during the third quarter of 2011 (Q3-2011). Results are based on the date gear was hauled, as reported by vessel operators to the National Marine

Thresher Shark Fishing in Nusa Penida

Thresher Shark Fishing in Nusa Penida

Bali Shark Project Thresher Shark Fishing in Nusa Penida 76 Females harvested with 69 pregnant with two babies each - babies discarded. Bali Shark Project Thresher Shark Fishing

Deepwater sharks in Exuma Sound Bahamas

Deepwater sharks in Exuma Sound Bahamas

Species diversity, distribution, and abundance of deepwater sharks In the Exuma Sound, The Bahamas. Anna Belk et al. Background: The deep water ecosystem is the largest ecosystem on the planet, which makes up about 98% of the bodies of water on Earth. This ecosystem has been minimally explored and little research has been conducted in

Brampton City – Shark Finning Prohibition

Brampton City – Shark Finning Prohibition

BRAMPTON Flower City Report – City Council The Corporation of the City of Brampton November 24,2011 Prohibition for the Practice of Shark Finning PDF – Download    

Vulnerable Sharks in the Atlantic Ocean

Vulnerable Sharks in the Atlantic Ocean

The Need for International Management Oceana, November 2011 PDF – Download