To showcase and increase awareness of Earth observation information for sustainable fisheries management, GEO Blue Planet will be hosting a workshop series focused on the use of Earth observations for sustainable tuna fisheries. GEO Blue Planet invites relevant stakeholders, including those involved in tuna RFMOs, fisheries management councils, technical experts and others to discuss the integration of EO in sustainable fisheries management.
The workshop series will take place online throughout November - December 2020.
View the schedule below and click here to register. Presentations and recordings will be available after each session.
Agenda and Presentations
Current knowledge and understanding of climate change impacts on tuna fisheries
12 November 2020
|10:00 – 10:05||Introductions, Welcome, Overview||Leah Mupas Segui, GEO Blue Planet/NOAA|
|10:05 - 10:20||Observed and projected climate change effects on tuna fisheries in the Western Indian Ocean||Francis Marsac, IRD and Hassan Moustahfid, NOAA|
|10:20 - 10:35||Large-scale distribution of tuna and swordfish in a warming ocean||Maite Erauskin-Extramiana, AZTI|
|10:35 - 10:50||Socio-economic impacts of climate-driven tuna redistribution in the
|Johann Bell, Conservation International|
|10:50 - 11:30||Discussion|