Media Releases

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2020 Media Releases

NORTH PACIFIC ANADROMOUS FISH COMMISSION HOLDS THE 28TH E-MAIL ANNUAL MEETING Vancouver, BC, Canada (June 11, 2020)—The 28th Annual Meeting of the North Pacific Anadromous Fish Commission (NPAFC) was held from May 19–June 11, 2020, virtually, by e-mail communication. READ MORE

北太平洋溯河性魚類委員会、仮想第28回年次会合を開催 カナダバンクーバー (2020年6月11日)―北太平洋溯河性魚類委員会(NPAFC)の第28回年次会合が、2020年5月19日から6月11日まで電子メールで仮想会議として開催されました。READ MORE

제 28 차 북태평양소하성어류위원회 (NPAFC) 연례회의가 이메일로 열리다 밴쿠버, 캐나다 (6월 11일, 2020)—북태평양소하성어류위원회 제 28 차 연례회의가 5.19 에서 6 월 11일까지 이메일을 통한 가상회의가 열렸다. READ MORE

КОМИССИЯ ПО АНАДРОМНЫМ РЫБАМ СЕВЕРНОЙ ЧАСТИ ТИХОГО ОКЕАНА ПРОВЕЛА 28-Ю ЕЖЕГОДНУЮ СЕССИЮ ПО ЭЛКТРОННОЙ ПОЧТЕ Ванкувер, Британская Колумбия, Канада (11 июня 2020 г.)— 28-я Ежегодная сессия Комиссии по анадромным рыбам северной части Тихого океана (НПАФК) прошла в период с 19 мая по 11 июня 2020 года в виртуальном формате по электронной почте. READ MORE

INTERNATIONAL COLLABORATION IS A KEY ELEMENT FOR SUCCESS IN COMBATTING ILLEGAL FISHING IN THE NORTH PACIFIC Vancouver, BC, Canada (June 11, 2020)—At the Annual Meeting of the North Pacific Anadromous Fish Commission (NPAFC), fisheries enforcement representatives from member countries (Canada, Japan, the Republic of Korea, the Russian Federation, and the United States) reported on their successful 2019 efforts to combat illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing on the high seas of the North Pacific. READ MORE

HIGH SEAS PACIFIC SALMON RESEARCH REVIEWED AND PLANNED AT THE ANNUAL MEETING Vancouver, BC, Canada (June 11, 2020)—International scientific experts of the North Pacific Anadromous Fish Commission (NPAFC) member countries (Canada, Japan, the Republic of Korea, the Russian Federation, and the United States) held a three-day virtual meeting using e-mail communication, to review current information related to salmon abundance and biology during the NPAFC 28th Annual Meeting. READ MORE

NORTH PACIFIC-WIDE SALMON CATCHES REMAIN HIGH BUT NOTABLY LOW CATCHES FOR SOME SALMON SPECIES Vancouver, BC, Canada (June 11, 2020)—The North Pacific Anadromous Fish Commission (NPAFC) announced preliminary North Pacific-wide total salmon catches for 2019, as reported by its member countries Canada, Japan, the Republic of Korea, the Russian Federation, and the United States. READ MORE

THE INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF THE SALMON (IYS) CONTINUES AFTER SUCCESSFUL FOCAL YEAR Vancouver, BC, Canada (June 11, 2020)—Continued support for the IYS Initiative by the North Pacific Anadromous Fish Commission (NPAFC) was unanimously agreed upon by all five member countries (Canada, Japan, the Republic of Korea, the Russian Federation and the United States) at the 28th NPAFC Annual Meeting. READ MORE

Archived News Releases

2019 Media Releases

North Pacific Anadromous Fish Commission Holds 27th Annual Meeting
北太平洋溯河性魚類委員会、第27回年次会合を開催
제 27 차 북태평양소하성어류위원회 (NPAFC) 연례회의가 개최되다.
КОМИССИЯ ПО АНАДРОМНЫМ РЫБАМ СЕВЕРНОЙ ЧАСТИ ТИХОГО ОКЕАНА ПРОВЕЛА 27-Ю ЕЖЕГОДНУЮ СЕССИЮ
NPAFC Holds Successful International Meetings to Plan 2021 Pan Pacific High Seas Salmon Research Expedition
International Collaboration is Key Element for Success in Combatting Illegal Fishing in the North Pacific
High Seas Pacific Salmon Research Reviewed and Planned at NPAFC Annual Meeting
North Pacific Salmon Catches Remain High in the West But Decline in the East
NPAFC International Award for  Salmon and Steelhead Conservation Presented to Capt. John V. O’Shea, USCG (Ret.)
Focal Year in Full Flight for the International Year of the Salmon (IYS)

2018 Media Releases

North Pacific Anadromous Fish Commission Holds 26th Annual Meeting
北太平洋溯河性魚類委員会が第 26 回年次会議を開催する
제 26 차 북태평양소하성어류위원회 (NPAFC) 연례회의가 개최되었다
КОМИССИЯ ПО АНАДРОМНЫМ РЫБАМ СЕВЕРНОЙ ЧАСТИ ТИХОГО ОКЕАНА ПРОВЕЛА 26-Ю ЕЖЕГОДНУЮ СЕССИЮ
International Collaboration is Key Element for Success in Combatting Illegal Fishing in the North Pacific
High Seas Pacific Salmon Research Reviewed and Planned at NPAFC Annual Meeting
North Pacific Salmon Catches Remain High in the East but Decline in the West
Planning Underway in Earnest for the International Year of the Salmon (IYS)

2017 Media Releases

North Pacific Anadromous Fish Commission Celebrates 25 Years of International Cooperation and Salmon Conservation
北太平洋溯河性魚類委員会の国際協力およびさけ・ます類保存の25周年のお祝い
북태평양소하성어류위원회(NPAFC), 국제협력 및 연어보존 25주년을 기념하다
Комиссия по анадромным рыбам северной части Тихого океана отмечает 25 лет международного сотрудничества в деле сохранения лосося
International Collaboration is Key Element for Success in Combatting Illegal Fishing in the North Pacific
High Seas Pacific Salmon Research Reviewed and Planned at NPAFC Annual Meeting
North Pacific Salmon Catches Remain High in the West but Decline in the East
NPAFC International Award for Salmon and Steelhead Conservation Presented to Dr. Loh-Lee Low
Planning Underway in Earnest for the International Year of the Salmon (IYS)

2016 Media Releases

North Pacific Anadromous Fish Commission Holds 24th Annual Meeting
北太平洋溯河性魚類委員会第 24 回年次会議が開催されました
북태평양소하성어류위원회(NPAFC) 제24차 연례회의 개최
Комиссия по анадромным рыбам северной части Тихого океана провела 24-ю Ежегодную сессию
International Collaboration Works to Oppose IUU Fishing in the North Pacific
High Seas Pacific Salmon Research Reviewed at NPAFC Annual Meeting
2015 North Pacific Salmon Harvest Up 20% Over 2014
NPAFC International Award for Salmon and Steelhead Conservation Presented to Ms. Wakako Morris
Preparations Underway for International Year of the Salmon

2015 Media Releases

North Pacific Anadromous Fish Commission Holds 23rd Annual Meeting
北太平洋溯河性魚類委員会第23 回年次会議が開催されました
북태평양소하성어류위원회(NPAFC) 제23차 연례회의 개최
Северотихоокеанская комиссия по анадромным рыбам провела 23-ю Ежегодную сессию
International Collaboration is Essential for Success in Combating IUU Fishing in the North Pacific
Pacific Salmon High Seas Research Reviewed at International Meeting
Dramatic Increase in 2014 Sockeye Salmon Harvest
Koji Imamura of Japan Receives NPAFC International Award for Ocean Salmon Conservation and Management

2014 Media Releases

International Cooperation, Transparency, and Increased Public Awareness Key to Confronting IUU Fishing and Seafood Fraud
北太平洋溯河性魚類委員会第22回年次会合の開催
북태평양소하성어류위원회(NPAFC) 제22차 연례회의가 열리다
Северотихоокеанская комиссия по анадромным рыбам провела 22-ую Ежегодную встречу
North Pacific Anadromous Fish Commission Holds 22nd Annual Meeting
North Pacific Nations Collaborate to Curb IUU Salmon Fishing on the High Seas
International Scientists Discuss High Seas Pacific Salmon Issues
2013 North Pacific Salmon Catch is Second Highest in History
NPAFC Presents International Award for Salmon and Steelhead Conservation to Dr. Katherine Myers

2013 Media Releases

North Pacific-Wide Salmon Catches Continue at Near Historic High Levels 
State Reception Recognizes Canada’s 20th Anniversary of Operation Driftnet 
Distinguished Salmon Scientist Takes Helm at NPAFC

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