Recording and Distributing the Association’s Supported Research Findings
Following each Board of Directors meeting, the Scientific Coordinating Director will oversee the process of updating and disseminating the Association’s research deliverables as well as databases to reflect the actions taken by the Board of Directors.
Promoting and Advocating the Association’s Research Findings
The Association, through its Scientific Coordinating Director, shall promote distribution of billfish scientific knowledge specifically for the support of billfish fishery management policies through a number of ways, including, but not limited to, the following:
- Scientific communications to governments, regional and private sector policy making bodies, organizations and institutions;
- Working with and supporting national and regional governmental bodies concerned
with billfish regulatory fishery policies; and
- Campaigning at the national and international levels on the needs for scientific understanding of exploitation impacts on billfish populations in the Eastern Pacific Ocean.