https://www.tehrantimes.com/news/452408/Guidelines-for-trawling-in-PersianGulf-Sea-of-Oman-prepared

The International Maritime Organization has declared the Persian Gulf a special environmental zone, which is a semi-closed sea and is exploited by many countries. If the aquatic resources of the sea are not exploited in principle, such as trawling in the Persian Gulf and the Sea of Oman, habitats and important species on which the ecological health of the Persian Gulf depends, will be destroyed and the fishing community will suffer the first loss.