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Position Politque: Une meilleure gestion pour toutes les espèces de la CICTA

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Il est temps de compléter le puzzle

Position Politique

Le Pew Environment Group appelle les membres de la Commission internationale pour la conservation des thonidés de l'Atlantique à prendre, lors de sa 18e réunion extraordinaire, les mesures cruciales qui suivent:

1. Adoptar medidas basadas en los dictámenes científicos para el atún rojo del Atlántico

  
1.1 Conformément aux recommandations scientifiques, ne pas augmenter les quotas de thons rouges de l'Atlantique tant que les meilleures données scientifiques ne sont pas intégrées dans l'évaluation du stock, que les incertitudes ne sont pas réduites et que le problème de la pêche illicite n’est pas abordé de manière efficace
      1.1.1 Permettre à la population de l'Atlantique Ouest de se reconstituer     
      1.1.2 Ne pas accroître les quotas pour l'Atlantique Est et la Méditerranée

2. Adopter des mesures de conservation et de gestion pour la protection des requin

  2.1 Interdire la rétention des requins taupes communs et d'autres espèces de requins menacées et hautement vulnérables
   2.2 Fixer des limites de captures concrètes, prudentes et fondées sur la science pour les requins taupes bleus et les requins peau bleue
   2.3 Exiger les meilleures pratiques de réduction des prises accessoires de requins et du finning, y compris en imposant que les requins soient débarqués avec leurs nageoires encore naturellement attachées et interdire l'utilisation de bas de ligne en acier

3. Améliorer le respect des mesures de la CICTA

   3.1 Mettre pleinement en oeuvre le programme électronique de documentation des captures de thon rouge (e-BCD) avant le début de la saison 2013 de pêche à la senne coulissante en Méditerranée  
   3.2 Prendre des mesures décisives contre l'utilisation persistante de filets dérivants illégaux en Méditerranée
   3.3 Suspendre tout report des quotas non utilisés de thons rouges de l’Atlantique
   3.4 Adopter un programme fort de mesures du ressort de l'État du port  
   3.5 Améliorer l'identification des navires de pêche, en particulier de ceux qui pratiquent la pêche au thon rouge
      3.5.1 Exiger, en premier lieu, que tous les navires de pêche au thon rouge autorisés à pêcher ou à opérer dans la zone de la Convention et qui mesurent vingt mètres ou plus de longueur, ou ceux qui pêchent en dehors de la ZEE de l'État dont ils portent le pavillon, possèdent un numéro OMI et exiger que ce numéro soit déclaré dans les documents des navires de la CICTA autorisés à pratiquer la pêche au thon rouge
      3.5.2 Garantir que les parties contractantes et les parties, entités ou entités de pêches non contractantes coopérantes (CPC) appliquent de manière efficace l'obligation de déclarer le numéro OMI d’un navire en soumettant toutes les informations requises par les recommandations 11-12 et 10-04 avant la fin 2012 ; et qu’elles mettent régulièrement à jour les informations sur les navires autorisés, comme exigé, de telle sorte que le secrétaire exécutif puisse dûment veiller à ce que les documents soient publiés en temps réel
      3.5.3 Veiller à ce que toutes les exigences en matière de documentation des captures de thon rouge soient en adéquation avec l'obligation de la CICTA de déclarer les numéros OMI pour les navires de pêche au thon rouge et que des modifications soient apportées aux annexes 2 à 6 de la recommandation 10-04 et aux annexes 1, 2 et 3 de la recommandation 11-20 afin d’imposer que le numéro OMI soit indiqué sur tous les formulaires pertinents et quelles que soient les exigences
   3.6 Revoir la mise en oeuvre et le respect des mesures en vigueur sur les requins

4. Lancer le processus formel de modification de la Convention internationale pour la conservation des thonidés de l'Atlantique

   4.1 Actualiser le texte de la Convention de la CICTA pour y intégrer explicitement les requins
   4.2 Appliquer l’approche écosystémique à la gestion des pêches et veiller à ce que le principe de précaution sous-tende toutes les décisions de conservation et de gestion

Resource File: Position Politque: Une meilleure gestion pour toutes les espèces de la CICTA

 

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