Category Archives: CCAMLR

GREENPEACE campaign yields success: Voluntary krill no-fishing zones good for Antarctica, “next step must be more protected areas” – WWF

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ANTARCTICA: Two more IUU vessels arrested; Had been using African coastal ports as hideaways to avoid detection – COLTO

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‘MAJOR victory for protection of Southern Ocean’: momentous CCAMLR members agreement to safeguard 1.55 million km2 of the Ross Sea

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LICENCE to krill? “The time for action to safeguard the Antarctic’s waters, the engine room of the ocean, is now”; “Russia is the key”

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DEAL on MPAs in Antarctica not adopted at this year’s CCAMLR meeting: “ it is regrettable…” – EC

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ACADEMICS argue that term “rational use” is being ‘willfully’ misused by some countries in Antarctica context; “unqualified ‘right to fish’ has no legal basis” – Of Sustainability & politics…

Rational Use - legal term in Antarctica... Marine Policy

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CCAMLR meeting: Antarctic Ocean Alliance calls for “Overdue Southern Ocean conservation commitments”

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AUSTRALIAN Fisheries Management Authority joins forces with INTERPOL; Spanish authorities raid Vidal Armadores’ offices

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OLYMPIC Seafood Antarctic krill – MSC public comment draft report available for stakeholder comment

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CHINESE authority eyeing Antarctic’s krill “bonanza” and ‘should’ aim to harvest 1-2 million tonnes… Scientists worried

Continue reading CHINESE authority eyeing Antarctic’s krill “bonanza” and ‘should’ aim to harvest 1-2 million tonnes… Scientists worried

CCAMLR: “12 vessels from five Members have fished for krill in 2013/14… the total reported catch to date is approximately 285 000 tonnes… the highest reported catch since 1991”

Continue reading CCAMLR: “12 vessels from five Members have fished for krill in 2013/14… the total reported catch to date is approximately 285 000 tonnes… the highest reported catch since 1991”