Role and purpose
Seabird SMART Training for Skippers & Crew
Recreational Anglers and Seabirds
International Mitigation Mentor Programme
Net mitigation workshop
Smart tuna hook
Kellian line setter
Develop your idea
Protect your idea
Prove it works
Get your mitigation used
Seabird Experience on the Interislander
Seabird SMART Awards & Recipients
Sharing Worlds - seabirds and fishing Otago/Southland DVD
Sharing the Hauraki Gulf - fishers and black petrel DVD
Gone Fishin' with Seabirds - tips for recreational anglers DVD
Seabird Smart Fishing - deepwater trawl & longline DVD
Mitigation tools & practices
Professional skippers & crew
Mitigation case studies
Safe seabird release poster
Teacher & student resources
Northern royal albatross
Northern giant petrel
Flesh footed shearwater
Links to more seabird & fishing info'
News & events
Get on board
Fishers and yellow-eyed penguin star in new DVD
A short film highlighting Otago fishers and conservation organisations working together to save seabirds was recently launched by the Minister of Conservation, the Hon Dr Nick Smith at the Royal...
Nelson recreational fishers urged to help keep seabirds safe
A Nelson fisheries specialist who has worked with the commercial industry to reduce the risk of seabirds getting caught is encouraging recreational fishers to follow suit...
Fishers commit to seabird smart fishing
Commercial fishers continue to swap tips and techniques to keep seabirds away from their boats at seabird smart fishing workshops around NZ...
Always be prepared - keep your seabird release kit on-board
Catching a seabird on a day’s fishing could happen to anyone as Sir John Kirwan and Graeme Sinclair found out, so be prepared...
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