The Ministry of Agriculture arranged the deployment of the 2017 marine seasonal fishing moratorium


Recently, the Ministry of Agriculture (MOA) issued the "Notice on the 2017 Marine Fishing Moratorium" to arrange and deploy the work of the 2017 marine fishing moratorium, requiring all places to work on various aspects such as working mechanism, publicity and education, law enforcement management, supporting measures, reward and punishment mechanism and follow-up research to implement the new system of fishing moratorium.

To further strengthen the protection of marine fishery resources, the Ministry of Agriculture organized the adjustment and improvement of the marine fishing moratorium system, and released the new moratorium system in the form of a notice from the Ministry of Agriculture in January 2017, and held a press conference to answer the key issues of social concern. The main adjustments to the new system include: the unified start time of the fishing moratorium in each sea area to May 1, the end time basically remains unchanged; the total fishing moratorium generally extended by one month; the four major sea areas north of 12 degrees north latitude in addition to fishing gear all types of operations are closed to fishing; fishing support vessels supporting services for fishing vessels synchronized fishing moratorium.

The adjustment is the implementation of the marine seasonal fishing moratorium system since the magnitude of a larger, the Ministry of Agriculture attaches great importance to the implementation of the new system, the notice on the work put forward clear requirements. First, it requires a high degree of attention, serious research, early planning, advance deployment, and strive to establish a unified leadership by the local government, multi-sectoral participation in the management mechanism to ensure that the measures in place; second, it requires increased publicity, the majority of fishermen on the new system of understanding and support, and to guide and help them to make production arrangements in advance to ensure the stability of the fishing area; third, it requires strict law enforcement, increase the illegal The fourth is to require strict law enforcement, increase the crackdown on illegal operations, strengthen the supervision of special operations, licensed fishing and fishing transport vessels, do a good job of coordination and cooperation with inter-provincial and marine police departments outside the line of law enforcement, and effectively maintain the order of the fishing moratorium; fourth is to require the strengthening of law enforcement supervision and safety management of fishing ports and fishing vessel mooring points through information technology, strict control of off-site fishing moratorium, play the role of mass supervision and other measures to improve the efficiency of fishing moratorium management; fifth is to require the coordinated use of Fifth, it is required to coordinate and make good use of the existing policies and funds for fisheries subsidies, establish a mechanism for rewarding and punishing fishing vessels during the fishing moratorium, and at the same time carry out safety inspection, training and other services to ensure the smooth implementation of the fishing moratorium and fishing production after the moratorium; sixth, it is required to conduct follow-up research on the implementation of the system, timely follow up the collection of fishing information after the end of the moratorium, and seriously summarize the effectiveness, experience and problems of the fishing moratorium, so as to provide further improvement of the fishing moratorium system in the future. Reference.