By 2020, effectively regulate harvesting and end overfishing, illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing and destructive fishing practices and implement science- based management plans, in order to restore fish stocks in the shortest time feasible, at least to levels that can produce maximum sustainable yield as determined by their biological characteristics.

CSO data

Claim: Achieving

14.4.1 The number of sustainably fished stocks has increased to 35 (just under half the stocks evaluated 47%). The percentage (15%) and number of stocks (11) overfished has continued to decrease. The number of stocks with unknown status has remained the same at 28 (38%).

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