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Region:    Australasia & the Pacific

MSC Full-Assessment: Fiji Albacore Longline Fishery Fiji

Forum Fisheries Agency - Project Dates:
October 2009 - December 2011

Description of Project:
The Pacific Islands Forum Fisheries Agency (FFA), on behalf of the Fiji Tuna Boat Owner’s Association (FTBOA), engaged an accredited certifying body to undertake an MSC full-assessment of FTBOA vessels operating in the Fiji domestic albacore longline fishery.

Services Provided:
Poseidon has supplied a fisheries specialist to undertake the Principle 2 (Ecosystem) elements of the assessment.