Wednesday, July 17, 2024

Tag: AIS

Using AIS beacon may net harvesters big fines

Small electronic beacons that are being widely used by increasing numbers of fishermen could net them big fines. Automatic Identification Systems (AIS) are easily attached...

Satellite feeds show extent of global fishing footprint

Satellite feeds and common ship tracking technology are helping researchers to pinpoint global fishing activity down to individual vessel movements and providing extensive data...