Folder Seabird Bycatch Working Group

In recognition of the serious problem posed to seabirds by fisheries interactions, the Seabird Bycatch Working Group (SBWG) was established to advise the Agreement on actions that will assist in assessment, mitigation and reduction of negative interactions between fishing operations and albatrosses and petrels. The working group comprises representatives from ACAP's 13 Parties, together with invited experts with relevant technical or other expertise.

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Folder SBWG7
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Folder Seabird Bycatch WG Meeting 4
Folder Seabird Bycatch WG Meeting 3
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Folder Seabird Bycatch Meeting 1
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SBWG Membership list Download (pdf, 54 KB)
Seabird Bycatch WG Terms of Reference Download (pdf, 57 KB)
Términos de Referencia del GTCS Download (pdf, 23 KB)
_Mandat du GTCS Download (pdf, 23 KB)

The Agreement on the
Conservation of Albatrosses and Petrels

ACAP is a multilateral agreement which seeks to conserve listed albatrosses, petrels and shearwaters by coordinating international activity to mitigate known threats to their populations.

About ACAP

ACAP Secretariat

119 Macquarie St
Hobart TAS 7000

Tel: +61 3 6165 6674