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

Peterson, Clifford L. and Bayliff, William H. (1985) Organization, functions, and achievements of the Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission. La Jolla, CA, Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission, 124pp. (Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission Special Report, 5)

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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 France. Japan, Nicaragua. Panama, and the United States. 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 similar, earlier reports (Carroz, 1965; Spec. Rep., 1), which are now largely outdated.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 entre en vigencia en 1950, se encuentra libre para Que otros gobiernos cuyos ciudadanos participan en la pesca de los atunes tropicales en el Océano Pacifico oriental se afilien a 61. Las naciones actuales que son miembros de la Comisión son: Francia, Japón, Nicaragua, Panamá y los Estados Unidos. Este informe es una descripci6n de la organización, funciones y resultados de la Comisión. Se ha preparado para suministrar en forma conveniente, informaci6n sobre la Comisión. Este informe renueva otros anteriores similares (Carroz, 1965; CIAT, Inf. Esp., 1) que en su mayor parte determinados.

Item Type: Monograph or Serial Issue
Title: Organization, functions, and achievements of the Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission
Alternative Title: Organización, funciones y resultados de la comisión Interamericana del Atún Tropical
Personal Creator/Author:
Peterson, Clifford L.
Bayliff, William H.
Series Name: Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission Special Report
Number: 5
Number of Pages: 124
Date: 1985
Publisher: Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission
Place of Publication: La Jolla, CA
Issuing Agency: Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission
Additional Information: This article is bilingual and contains both English and Spanish versions.
Subjects: Fisheries
Item ID: 6466
Depositing User: Joan Parker
Date Deposited: 26 Jul 2011 18:30
Last Modified: 29 Sep 2011 13:45

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