California Stops Use of Destructive Fishing Gear that Kills Dolphins, Turtles and Sharks | Oceana

The California swordfish drift gillnet fishery kills more dolphins than all observed U.S. West Coast fisheries combined. Thanks to a years-long campaign by Oceana and our allies, a new California law will clean up the fishery by phasing out the use of drift gillnets through a buyout transition program and incentivizing the use of cleaner fishing gear.