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Using the Global Fishing Watch Map, we are able to see the tracks of fishing vessels operating around U.S. Palmyra Atoll National Wildlife Refuge. /Credit Global Fishing Watch

Caption: U.S. Palmyra Atoll National Wildlife Refuge. /Credit Global Fishing Watch Using Global Fishing Watch, researchers were able to identify commercial fishing vessels operating around U.S. Palmyra Atoll National Wildlife Refuge from January 1, 2013 through December 31, December 14.  Credit: Global Fishing Watch

NOTE: Log in to the map.  (It’s free). Then go to THIS WORKSPACE to see the active map of these vessel tracks. You can change date ranges, zoom in, select a specific vessel, animate the timeline and much more.

For more information, contact:

Kimbra Cutlip
Global Fishing Watch
443-871-1634