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Find references and summaries from bycatch reduction studies, and descriptions of bycatch mitigation techniques.


Research Programs

Fishery Animal Interactions

Understanding interactions between non-target species and fishing operations

Fishing Gear Modifications

Research and development of bycatch reduction devices.

Global Bycatch Exchange

Facilitating a global exchange of information on bycatch and bycatch reduction

Latest News

Canadian authorities report an unprecedented spate of right whale deaths from the Gulf of St. Lawrence

RT : Out today: GARFO's North Atlantic Right Whale Five-Year Review with list of actions to promote right whale recovery…

Featured Bycatch Species

North Atlantic Right Whale

The small population of North Atlantic right whales is in danger of extinction.

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