PNA fires back at Earth Island Institute
By SeafoodSource staff
Published on 11 April, 2012
Parties to the Nauru Agreement ministers will be celebrating the 30th anniversary of their foundation at this year’s annual general meeting on 1 to 2 May.
On top of their agenda will be the issue of dolphin safe labeling. The PNA has expressed concern about what they call incorrect “alerts to consumers” from the California-based Earth Island Institute, a private environmental monitoring program for dolphin safe products.
PNA’s Commercial Manager Maruice Brownjohn says all tuna catches in PNA waters are monitored to ensure there’s no harm to dolphins.