2020-2021 Best practices guide for minimizing marine life entanglement.
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California Dungeness Crab Fishing Gear Working Group
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Whale and sea turtle entanglements are a concern for fishermen, the public, California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW), Ocean Protection Council and the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS). The California Dungeness Crab Fishing Gear Working Group developed this guide as part of a proactive and comprehensive approach to addressing entanglements in Dungeness crab gear. Taking these important steps will help maintain the fleet’s access to this valuable resource......
PublisherCalifornia Ocean Protection Council
Sustainable Development Goals (SDG)14.A
Best Practice TypeBest Practice
CitationCalifornia Dungeness Crab Fishing Gear Working Group (2021) 2020-2021 Best practices guide for minimizing marine life entanglement. Sacramento, CA, California Ocean Protection Council, 2pp. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.25607/OBP-1045