Fishing Vessels Spen
Fishing Vessels Spend Years at Sea Without Oversight, New Oceana Analysis Finds
June 25, 2024 09:42 ET | Oceana
Washington, D.C., June 25, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A new Oceana analysis released today found that fishing* vessels are venturing further to remote locations and staying out at sea longer in search...
Oceana Analysis: Chinese Vessels' Apparent Fishing Near the Galapagos
Oceana Finds China’s Fishing Fleet Swarms Galápagos, then Disappears from Sight
December 22, 2023 07:30 ET | Oceana
Washington, Dec. 22, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A new Oceana analysis released today shows that China’s massive distant-water fleet flocks to the waters surrounding the Galápagos Islands, then...
President Biden Fail
President Biden Fails to Deliver on Promise to End New Offshore Drilling
September 29, 2023 12:11 ET | Oceana
Washington, Sept. 29, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- President Biden announced plans today to expand offshore drilling in the Gulf of Mexico as part of his final proposed National Outer Continental Shelf...
Seafood Watch ‘Red L
Seafood Watch ‘Red Lists’ U.S. American Lobster, Other Fisheries Over Threats to Critically Endangered North Atlantic Right Whales
September 06, 2022 10:13 ET | Oceana
Washington, Sept. 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, the Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch program added more than a dozen fisheries, including the U.S. American lobster fishery, to its “Red...
Dead North Atlantic right whale entangled in fishing gear
Oceana Demands Mexico and U.S. Fulfill Their Legal Commitments under Trade Agreement to Protect the Oceans
July 14, 2022 12:31 ET | Oceana
Merida, Mexico, July 14, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- During the annual meeting of Parties to the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), Oceana claims that two years after the countries signed...
Fishing vessels heading out to sea.
Oceana Analysis Finds U.S. Falls Short on Transparency at Sea
April 12, 2022 09:07 ET | Oceana
Washington, April 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Oceana released a new analysis today finding that the United States’ requirements for transparency of fishing vessels fall short of other countries’...
Fishing for Trouble
U.S. Seafood Demand Drives Illegal Fishing Around the World, Says Oceana Report
February 01, 2022 08:54 ET | Oceana
Washington, Feb. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today Oceana released a new report showing that the illegal seafood trade, fueled in part by U.S. demand, is hurting local fishing communities around...
Over 100 Scientists
Over 100 Scientists Call on Congress to End Illegal Fishing, Seafood Fraud, and Human Rights Abuses in U.S. Seafood Supply Chain
December 13, 2021 09:16 ET | Oceana
Washington, Dec. 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, more than 100 scientists and researchers sent a letter to Congress calling for immediate action to address illegal fishing, seafood fraud, and...
Oceana Finds Most Vessels Exceeding Speed Limits in Areas Designed to Protect Endangered North Atlantic Right Whales Along U.S. Atlantic Coast
July 21, 2021 00:05 ET | Oceana
Washington, July 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Oceana released a new report finding that most vessels are exceeding speed limits in areas designed to protect critically endangered North...
Oceana Puts IUU-List
Oceana Puts IUU-Listed Vessels on The Map
June 16, 2021 09:41 ET | Oceana
Washington, June 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Oceana launched a new tool that tracks illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU)-listed vessels. Using Global Fishing Watch* data, Oceana’s IUU...