[Pacific Ocean] South Pacific Regional Fisheries Management Organization

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SPRFMO

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

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SPRFMO is an intergovernmental organization formed to ensure the long-term conservation and sustainable use of the fishery resources of the South Pacific Ocean and to safeguard the marine ecosystems in which the resources occur. The SPRFMO Convention applies to non-tuna fisheries in the high seas of the South Pacific. The United States participates as a member of this organization.

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[Pacific Ocean] South Pacific Regional Fisheries Management Organization

SPRFMO is an intergovernmental organization formed to ensure the long-term conservation and sustainable use of the fishery resources of the South Pacific Ocean and to safeguard the marine ecosystems in which the resources occur. The SPRFMO Convention applies to non-tuna fisheries in the high seas of the South Pacific. The United States participates as a member of this organization.