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International legal protection of wild fauna and flora

Heijnsbergen P. van
IUCN (ID: MON-058748)
Publisher | Place of publication
IOS Press | Amsterdam, The Netherlands
90 5199 313 7
261 p.
Document type
Field of application
Wild species & ecosystems
Wild fauna Protected animal species Protected plant species Wild flora Management/conservation

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International Convention for the Regulation of Whaling

Treaty | Multilateral | Washington D.C. |

Keyword: Seasons, Marine resources management, Institution, Marine fisheries, Hunting gear/hunting methods, Management/conservation, Hunting authorization/permit, Hunting/capture, Data collection/reporting, Protected animal species, Size, Marine mammals

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-000074)


Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora

Treaty | Multilateral | Washington |

Keyword: Inventory, Wild flora, Authorization/permit, Endangered species, Certification, Biodiversity, International trade, Protected plant species, Protected animal species, Wild fauna, Wildlife products, Management/conservation, Offences/penalties, International agreement-text, Trade in species

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-000483)


International Convention for the Protection of Birds

Treaty | Multilateral | Paris |

Keyword: Wildlife products, Birds, Protection of habitats, Stock enhancement/repopulation, Protected area, Endangered species, Hunting gear/hunting methods, Protected animal species, Hunting/capture, Management/conservation, Migratory species

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-000066)


Convention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage

Treaty | Multilateral | Paris |

Keyword: Inventory, Institution, Research, Cultural heritage, Financing, Education, Management/conservation, Data collection/reporting, Special fund, Protected area

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-155235)


Convention on Wetlands of International Importance especially as Waterfowl Habitat

Treaty | Multilateral | Ramsar |

Keyword: Biodiversity, Ecosystem preservation, Birds, Protection of habitats, Wetlands, Monitoring, Management/conservation, Migratory species, Coastal zone management, Protected area, Land-use planning

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-000531)


ASEAN Agreement on the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources

Treaty | Multilateral | Kuala Lumpur |

Keyword: Biodiversity, Protection of habitats, Endangered species, Wild fauna, Forestry protection measures, Access-to-information, Stock enhancement/repopulation, Research, Access and benefit sharing, Protection of species, International organization, Sustainable use, EIA, Transboundary effects, Genetic resources, Management/conservation, International agreement-text, Exploration, Wild flora, Protected area, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Air quality/air pollution, Public participation, Soil conservation/soil improvement, Trade in species, Land-use planning, Ecosystem preservation, Afforestation/reforestation

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-000820)


Protocol for the Protection of the Mediterranean Sea against Pollution from Land-Based Sources

Treaty | Multilateral | Athens |

Keyword: Data collection/reporting, Standards, International relations/cooperation, Marine pollution (land-based sources), Capacity building, EIA, Emissions, Research, Maritime zone, Law reform/harmonization/deregulation, Inventory, Dispute settlement, Marine pollution, Liability/compensation, Deep sea bed, Monitoring, Hazardous substances, Emission standards

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-000544)


Convention on the Protection of the Marine Environment of the Baltic Sea Area

Treaty | Multilateral | Helsinki |

Keyword: Oil pollution, Dispute settlement, Toxicity/poisoning, Pollution control, Sewerage, Polluter pays principle, Monitoring, Access-to-information, Survey/mapping, Authorization/permit, Environmental standards, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Marine resources management, Biodiversity, Hazardous substances, Data collection/reporting, Research, Marine pollution (land-based sources), Liability/compensation, International relations/cooperation, Institution, EIA, Marine pollution (dumping at sea), Maritime zone, Exploration, Marine pollution (ship-based sources), Pesticides, Transport/storage, Standards

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-001153)


Convention on Nature Protection and Wild Life Preservation in the Western Hemisphere

Treaty | Multilateral | Washington D.C. |

Keyword: Wild fauna, National parks, Protection of species, Protected area, Wild flora, Protection of habitats, Research, Hunting/capture, Management/conservation, Endangered species

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-000085)


Convention on the Conservation of European Wildlife and Natural Habitats

Treaty | Multilateral | Bern |

Keyword: Management/conservation, Migratory species, Hunting gear/hunting methods, Stock enhancement/repopulation, Ecosystem preservation, Wildlife products, Wild flora, Endangered species, Institution, Land-use planning, Hunting/capture, Biodiversity, Protection of species, Monitoring, Protection of habitats, International agreement-text, Wild fauna

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-000473)


Convention on the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources

Treaty | Multilateral | Canberra |

Keyword: Biodiversity, Data collection/reporting, EIA, Hunting/capture, Protection of habitats, Sustainable use, Marine resources management, Institution, Management/conservation, Total allowable catch, Hunting gear/hunting methods, International agreement-text, Maritime zone, Stock enhancement/repopulation, Research, Fishing gear/fishing method, Wild fauna, Monitoring, Wild flora, Protection of species, Ecosystem preservation

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-000134)


Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals

Treaty | Multilateral | Bonn |

Keyword: Inventory, Endangered species, Biodiversity, Ecosystem preservation, Birds, Protected animal species, Research, Protection of habitats, Institution, Protection of species, Management/conservation, Data collection/reporting, Dispute settlement, Wild fauna, Protected area, Mammals, Migratory species

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-000495)


Convention on Biological Diversity

Treaty | Multilateral | Rio de Janeiro |

Keyword: Ecosystem preservation, Institution, EIA, Subsidy/incentive, Policy/planning, Crops/grasses, Biodiversity, Sustainable use, Monitoring, Dispute settlement, Protected area, Ex-situ conservation, Alien species, Financing, Education, Data collection/reporting, Access and benefit sharing, Traditional rights/customary rights, Genetic resources, Biotechnology, Research, Protection of habitats, Liability/compensation, Management/conservation, Technology transfer

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-001148)


African Convention on the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources

Treaty | Multilateral | Algiers |

Keyword: Potable water, Biodiversity, Protected area, Wildlife products, Zoning, Water supply, Management/conservation, Endangered species, Erosion, Hunting gear/hunting methods, International agreement-text, Soil conservation/soil improvement, Wetlands, Research, Wild fauna, Education, Wild flora, Ecosystem preservation

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-000492)