Koror Declaration

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Signed in Palau, in 2010, at the 1st PNA Presidential Summit, the Koror Declaration: * confirmed and supported the Vessel Day Scheme (whereby fishing is limited y a set number of fishing days) * closed off all high seas areas to fishing (latitude 10 degrees North and 20 degrees South) * endorsed plans to proceed with the full assessment for Marine Stewardship Council certification of the skipjack fishery as sustainable.

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