8-Country Commitment Shows Central America Is Serious About Ending Illegal Fishing


Via The Pew Charitable Trusts

"Crews operating outside the law will have a tougher time landing their catch in Central America and the Dominican Republic in coming years after leaders of eight countries in the region agreed to work together to tighten port standards for verifying the legality of incoming fish. Ministers and fisheries directors from those countries also agreed to cooperate with each other in the fight against illegal fishing."

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