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Regulation No. 1836 of 2014 on the prohibition to fish for snow crab.

Country/Territory
Norway
Document type
Regulation
Date
2014 (2017)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Fisheries
Keyword
Fishery management and conservation Marine fisheries Crustaceans High seas Fishing authorization
Geographical area
Europe, Northern Europe
Abstract

This Regulation, made under the Marine Resources Act and The Svalbard Act of 1925, prohibits Norwegian and foreign vessels to catch snow crabs in the Norwegian territorial sea and inland waters, and on the Norwegian continental shelf. For Norwegian vessels, this prohibition also applies to the continental shelf of other countries. The Fisheries Directorate may grant exemption from this prohibition at certain conditions for vessels that are authorized under Act No. 15 of 1999 relative to the righ

Full text
Norwegian
Website
www.lovdata.no

References - Legislation

Implements

Marine Living Resources Act.

Legislation | Norway | 2008 (2015)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Marine fisheries, Fishery management and conservation, Foreign fishing, Allocation/quota, Fishing gear/fishing method, Institution, Inspection, Enforcement/compliance, Landing, Offences/penalties, Genetic resources, Management/conservation, Hunting/capture, Marine mammals

Source: FAO, FAOLEX