Africa & Western Indian Ocean
Tropical Shrimp Trawl blueprint adaptation in Kenya and Tanzania Kenya
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Description of Project:
Following previous work by Poseidon to develop a Tropical Shrimp Trawl best practice blue-print for WWF, and its implementation in other countries, Poseidon completed a benchmarking review of shrimp fisheries in Tanzania and Kenya against both the blue-print, and the Marine StewardShip Council certification standard. The benchmarking was used to identify possible entry points for future WWF-involvement with improved shrimp fisheries in the region.