Preliminary Summary: Review of the implementation of the provisions of UNGA resolution 61/105 and 64/72 related to the management of high seas bottom fisheries

Date: June 1, 2011

The Deep Sea Conservation Coalition (DSCC) has undertaken its 2011 review of bottom trawling, the third in recent years. The review builds on DSCC reviews of implementation of resolutions 61/105 and 64/72 in 2009 and 2010 and background papers prepared for the Busan workshop and a variety of scientific papers and reports, including from organizations attending Regional Fisheries Management Organizations (RFMOs), United Nations (UN) and other meetings.

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