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50 CFR § 18.1 - 18.141 - Taking, Possession, transportation, Sale, Purchase, Barter, Exportation, and Importation of Wildlife and Plants - Marine Mammals.

Country/Territory
United States of America
Document type
Regulation
Date
1974 (2021)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
39 Federal Register 7262, 25 February 1974.
Long title
Title 50 - Wildlife and Fisheries - Chapter I - United States Fish and Wildlife Service, Department of the Interior - Subchapter B—Taking, Possession, transportation, Sale, Purchase, Barter, Exportation, and Importation of Wildlife and Plants - Part 18 Marine Mammals (50 CFR- Chapter I - Subchapter B- § 18.1 - 18.141).
Subject
Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Authorization/permit Endangered species Marine mammals Protection of species Trade in species Transport/storage Wildlife products
Geographical area
Americas, Arctic, East Pacific, North America, North Atlantic
Abstract

This Part of Title 50 lays down restrictions in terms of the taking, possession, transportation, selling, offering for sale, and importing of marine mammals. This part applies solely to marine mammals and marine mammal products as defined in § 18.3. The provisions in this part are in addition to, and are not in lieu of, other regulations of this subchapter B which may require a permit or prescribe additional restrictions or conditions for the importation, exportation, and interstate transportation of wildlife.

Full text
English
Website
www.govinfo.gov

References - Legislation

Implements

Marine Mammal Protection Act.

Legislation | United States of America | 1972 (2007)

Keyword: Fishery management and conservation, Marine fisheries, Fishing gear/fishing method, Management/conservation, Marine mammals, Marine area, Data collection/reporting, Research, Endangered species, Protection of habitats, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX