Search the Bycatch Reduction Techniques Database

Find references and summaries from bycatch reduction studies, and descriptions of bycatch mitigation techniques.


Research Programs

Fishery Animal Interactions

Understanding interactions between non-target species and fishing operations

Fishing Gear Modifications

Research and development of bycatch reduction devices.

Global Bycatch Exchange

Facilitating a global exchange of information on bycatch and bycatch reduction

Latest News

Study is part of a contribution to the Consortium's research into the potential of whale-safe hooks.

Sad tale of a North Atlantic right whale entanglement:

Featured Bycatch Species

Leatherback Turtle

The worldwide decline in leatherback turtles has been caused, in part, by bycatch in fisheries.

View full list of featured species »