Target 6: By 2020 all fish and invertebrate stocks and aquatic plants are managed and harvested sustainably, legally and applying ecosystem based approaches,

Strategic
Goal A: Address the underlying causes of biodiversity loss by mainstreaming biodiversity across government and society

Target 6

By 2020 all fish and invertebrate stocks and aquatic plants are managed and harvested sustainably, legally and applying ecosystem based approaches,

Proposed National targets

By 2020 Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated  fishing  are  eliminated or brought close to zero

by 2020  at least five management plans for inland specific water bodies and marine species  developed

Progress towards the target

Monitoring surveillance, control and patrol of fisheries enhanced

Vessel monitoring systems(VMS) to enhanced surveillance established

Ecosystem management planning standardized and adopted

Critical fish habitats mapped and protected

Beach management regulations developed.

New marine vessel acquired for research and training.

Economic stimulus policy to promote aquaculture.