Nauru bans transhipments to tackle overfishing in wake of Greenpeace bust

Vessels will no longer be allowed to pass their catch to ‘motherships’, an operation the Pacific island says is a major threat to its domestic industry

The Guardian

Last updated on 18 September 2015

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Nauru
Region: 
Oceania
Threats: 
Unsustainable fishing and harvesting aquatic resources
Illegal trade
Species group: 
Fish