KINGDOM OF TONGA NATIONAL PLAN OF ACTION (NPOA) SHARK-PLAN (2014-2016)

Date created: 07 March 2022

The Tonga NPOA (sharks) is a policy guideline that ensures conservation and management of oceanic sharks in the Kingdom’s fisheries waters. It also promotes long-term sustainability and optimum use of sharks in Tonga’s Tuna longline fishery in accordance to national development policy frameworks, and special needs and requirements to develop and commercialise its fisheries. In the medium-long term, the Plan serves to minimize any adverse environmental effects of fishing on oceanic shark species.

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Issued 2021-06-07
Modified 2022-02-11
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  • Department of Environment
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Contact Email [email protected]

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