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Glossary: Catch Shares

“Catch share” fisheries management strategies dedicate a secure share of fish to individual fishermen, cooperatives, or fishing communities for their exclusive use. Catch share programs are a proven fishery management tool that allows flexibility and accountability in fisheries worldwide. Learn more about common terms related to catch shares.