IATTC

AcronymDefinition
IATTCInter-American Tropical Tuna Commission (also abbreviated as I-ATTC)
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flag State has notified the WCPFC and IATTC that it will apply IATTC
All data (fishery and environmental), except those from the WCPFC and IATTC, were transformed into a common 1[degrees] x 1[degrees] grid matching that of the WOA13 data.
The IATTC passed its first shark-related resolution in 2005.
This consultation relates to the design and implementation of improvements in the current sorting center selective collection of IATTC Cannes to modernize and maintain the center.
Japan succeeded in convincing the IATTC members to implement a plan to reduce the catch of bluefin tuna in the eastern Pacific by 45% in 2015 and 2016 relative to the levels recorded in 2010-2012.
Eastern Tropical Pacific Ocean Tuna Purse-Seine Fishery Observer Program from the mid-1970's until 1995, when the program was transferred over to the IATTC. Prior to 2003, NMFS had no Pacific Islands Region (64), and thus the Southwest Regional Office managed observer programs in Pacific Islands, including the Foreign Armorhead Seamount Fishery (northwest of Midway Island, 1978-84), the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Bottomfish Fishery (1991-94), the Hawaii Pelagic Longline Fishery (1994-99), and the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Lobster Fishery (targeting the endemic spiny lobster, Panulirus marginatus, and the slipper lobster, Scyllarides squammosus) from 1996 to 1998.
Calvo withdrew from Earth Island's program four years ago in response to efforts by the governments of Mexico and Colombia to replace the Earth Island Dolphin Safe standards with the much weaker Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission (IATTC) standards.
The member states had adopted the revised Antigua Convention at the June 2003 meeting of the Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission (IATTC), and they intend it to replace the 1949 Convention with enhanced measures.
Meanwhile, on other matters tuna, the EU Council has ratified the Antigua Convention on strengthening the Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission (IATTC).
"The Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission (IATTC) in Panama has a laboratory for the artificial reproduction of yellowfin tuna, which is unique in the world.
(86) In April of 1992, the Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission (IATTC) held a special meeting in La Jolla, California to settle conflicts created by the MMPA amendments and ensuing embargo.
fleet by 1990.(243) Furthermore, foreign nations had to show that their tuna fishing operations were monitored to the same extent as the United States by qualified observers such as the Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission ("IATTC").(244) If these comparable standards were not met, the amendments authorized a primary embargo on at least forty percent of the offending country's fish and fish products exports to the United States in a base year.(245) The amendments also authorized a secondary embargo on intermediary nations that could not show by reasonable proof that they had acted to ban the importation of tuna and tuna products from any country under a primary embargo.(246)