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EEA 2017 ICCAT Resolution

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  • October 30, 2017
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The European Elasmobranch Association’s Annual General Meeting adopted a resolution regarding the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas in October 2017.  
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European Red List of Marine Fishes

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  • June 6, 2015
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The European Red List is a review of the conservation status of European species according to IUCN regional Red Listing guidelines. It identifies those species that are threatened with extinction at the regional level, so that appropriate conservation action can be taken to improve their status. This Red List publication summarises results for all described
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EU Shark Conservation – Recent Progress and Priorities for Action

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  • May 7, 2012
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The European Union (EU) remains a global shark fishing power, but its record on shark conservation is changing. The EU’s notorious not-so-distant past – characterised by severe population depletion, unregulated fishing and exceptionally weak regulations – is now finally being balanced by recent, significant strides toward limiting EU shark fisheries and securing international protections for
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