Long-term fisheries sustainability discussed at NAFO annual meeting

RUSSIAN FEDERATION Friday, September 21, 2012, 01:10 (GMT + 9)

The 34th Annual Meeting of the Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organisation (NAFO) being held this week in St. Petersburg is taking place to make decisions on the long-term sustainability of Northwest Atlantic fish stocks and to look into ways to step up the protection of Vulnerable Marine Ecosystems, based on the scientific advice and the recommendations of a dedicated Working Group within NAFO.