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50 CFR § 216.81-216.87 - Regulations governing the taking and importing of marine mammals - Pribilof Islands Administration.

Country/Territory
United States of America
Document type
Regulation
Date
1976 (1996)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
41 FR 49488, November 9, 1976.
Long title
Code of Federal Regulations - Title 50 - Wildlife and Fisheries - Chapter II - National Marine Fisheries Service, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Department of Commerce - Subchapter C - Marine Mammals - Part 216 - Regulations governing the taking and importing of marine mammals - Subpart G - Pribilof Islands Administration. (50 CFR, Chapter II, Subchapter C, Part 216, Subpart G, § 216.81-216.87).
Subject
Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Marine mammals Wildlife products Traditional rights/customary rights Hunting rights Protection of species
Geographical area
Americas, Arctic, East Pacific, North America, North Atlantic
Abstract

This Subpart of Part 216 of the Code of Federal Regulations (Regulations governing the taking and importing of marine mammals) concerns selected matters relative to the management and conservation of marine mammals on and around the Pribilof Islands. It, among other things, prescribes an annual period in which no person, except those authorised by a representative of the National Marine Fisheries Service, or accompanied by an authorised employee of the National Marine Fisheries Service, shall approach any fur seal rookery or hauling grounds; prohibits the landing of any dogs at Pribilof Islands; prohibits the importation of mammals or birds, except household cats, canaries and parakeets, to the Pribilof Islands without the permission of an authorised representative of the National Marine Fisheries Service; sets aside the Walrus and Otter Islands as bird reservations; provides with respect to the publication of local regulations; regulates wildlife research on the Pribilof Islands.

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