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West Coast Changes Coming

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  The phasing out of large mesh drift gillnets in…

Update on California Drift Gillnets

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California To Phase Out Large Mesh Drift Gillnets by 2024   A…

Exempted Fishing Permits for East Coast Deep-Set Buoy Gear

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  NMFS issued 7 Exempted Fishing Permits (EFP) for vessels…

New Fishing Gear Used off California

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Midwater Snap Gear – Modified Longline Gear Off California   The…

Is the US West Coast Going From Drift Gill Nets to Longlines?!?

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A Recent Application for Longlines to fish off the West Coast This…

2020 Conservation Record: Swordfish

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The Billfish Foundation maintains the largest private tag…
Billfish, Swordfish & Tunas Landings Update | The Billfish Foundation

Atlantic Billfish, Swordfish, and Tunas Landings Update

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NOAA Fisheries announced landings updates for Atlantic swordfish,…
TBF Swordfish Data Represented at ICCAT Meeting | The Billfish Foundation

TBF Swordfish Data Represented at ICCAT Meeting

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Through its 30-year old tagging program, supported by 190,000…
2020 Billfish Recaptures | Featured News | The Billfish Foundation

2020 Billfish Recaptures Update

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The most important data received through TBF’s Tag &…
Non-Longline Fisheries Should Be Allocated More Swordfish | The Billfish Foundation

Non-Longline Fisheries Should Be Allocated More Swordfish

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All non-longline swordfish fisheries are required to use…