About SPC Fisheries Programmes

SPC has been involved in the Pacific Islands fisheries sector since the first South Pacific Commission technical meeting on fisheries in 1952 defined specific areas requiring regional attention. Since then, through its various programmes and projects, SPC’s aim in the fisheries domain has been to:

About this digital library

This digital library comprises fisheries and aquaculture-related documents, in French and in English, produced by, for, or in collaboration with SPC that are currently available in digital format. It includes newsletters, information bulletins, meeting papers, technical reports, field reports, posters, technical manuals and handbooks, and bibliographies. SPC has produced many more fisheries-related documents that are currently only available as printed copies. SPC's Library, Fisheries Information Section and the Reef Fisheries Observatory keep working on processing these documents into a digital format, starting with the most recent ones.

FAME DVD cover   The Digital Library is also available on DVD, which is searchable by title, authors, year, and full text. Documents are available in PDF format. It is available only to Pacific Islands countries and territories fisheries administrations. For more information, please contact the Fisheries Information Section at [email protected]


Production of the digital library was a collaborative effort by:

Production of the digital library is made possible through financial support provided by Australia, the European Union, France and New Zealand.

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