[Pacific Ocean] Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission

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IATTC

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regional fisheries management organizations, rfmo, rfmos, fisheries management, fisheries

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IATTC is an international commission responsible for the conservation and management of tuna and other marine resources in the eastern Pacific Ocean. The overall objective of this commission is to ensure the long-term conservation and sustainable use of the fish stocks covered by the Convention, in accordance with the relevant rules of international law. The United States participates as a member of this organization.

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[Pacific Ocean] Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission

IATTC is an international commission responsible for the conservation and management of tuna and other marine resources in the eastern Pacific Ocean. The overall objective of this commission is to ensure the long-term conservation and sustainable use of the fish stocks covered by the Convention, in accordance with the relevant rules of international law. The United States participates as a member of this organization.