Stopping the impact of fishing fleets on the most threatened marine birds

Accidental by-catch, which affects around 5,000 birds stuck in longlines every year, is the most severe effect on marine birds by the fishing activity in the Mediterranean. 



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Last updated on 06 March 2018

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Spain
Region: 
Europe
Threats: 
Unsustainable fishing and harvesting aquatic resources
Species group: 
Birds