Catching Some Needed Attention

R. Watson, J. Alder, A. Kitchingman, D. Pauly, (2005). Marine Policy 29, 281-284.

Globally, the most basic need of policy makers and fisheries managers is to know what catch was taken within their jurisdictional boundaries, and which countries took it. Surprisingly, for many countries this has not been possible. We introduce a web site devoted to making this and related information available to everyone via the internet.