Organization, functions, and achievements of the Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission

Bayliff, William H. (1975) Organization, functions, and achievements of the Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission. La Jolla, CA, Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission, 126pp. (Special Report, 1)

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ENGLISH: The Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission (IATTC) operates under the authority and direction of a Convention originally entered into by the governments of Costa Rica and the United States. The Convention, which came into force in 1950, is open to the adherence by other governments whose nationals participate in the fisheries for tropical tunas in the eastern Pacific Ocean. The member nations of the Commission now are t in addition to Costa Rica and the United States, Canada, France, Japan, Mexico, Nicaragua, and Panama.This report is a description of the organization, functions, and achievements of the Commission. It has been prepared to provide in a convenient format answers to requests for information concerning the Commission. It replaces a similar, earlier report (Carroz, 1965), which is now largely outdated. SPANISH: La Comisión Interamericana del Atún Tropical (CIAT) funciona bajo la autoridad y dirección de un Convenio firmado originalmente por los gobiernos de Costa Rica y los Estados Unidos de America. El Convenio, que entro en vigencia en 1950, se encuentra libre para que otros gobiernos cuyos ciudadanos participen en la pesca de atunes tropicales en el Océano Pacifico oriental se afilien a el. Las naciones miembros de la Comisión, además de Costa Rica y los Estados Unidos, son Cañada, Francia, Japón, México, Nicaragua y Panamá. Este informe es una descripción de la organización, funciones y resultados de la Comisión. Ha sido preparado para suministrar en forma conveniente respuestas a preguntas sobre la Comisión. Reemplaza un informe anterior similar (Carroz 1965), que ya es anticuado en su mayor parte.

Item Type: Monograph or Serial Issue
Title: Organization, functions, and achievements of the Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission
Personal Creator/Author:
Bayliff, William H.
Series Name: Special Report
Number: 1
Number of Pages: 126
Date: 1975
Publisher: Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission
Place of Publication: La Jolla, CA
Issuing Agency: Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission
Additional Information: This issue is bilingual and contains both English and Spanish versions.
Subjects: Fisheries
Item ID: 6363
Depositing User: Joan Parker
Date Deposited: 19 Jul 2011 12:12
Last Modified: 29 Sep 2011 13:47

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