The Idea Tree has prepared several research documents and reports for public and internal use. Those publications in the former category are available below.

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“The Illegal Fishing and Organized Crime Nexus: Illegal Fishing as Transnational Organized Crime.”  

Commissioned by The Black Fish and The Global Initiative.

Lead Author: Dr. Teale Phelps Bondaroff

Download a pdf here.

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“Effects of entanglement and ingested fishing gear on seals and sea lions.” (Pinniped entanglement factsheet)

Researched and written for World Animal Protection Canada

Lead Author: Stephanie Ferguson

Download a pdf copy here. Higher resolution pdf for print available upon request.