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87) The rule consolidated permits for regulated seafood products under the Antarctic Marine Living Resources Program, Highly Migratory Species Program, and the Tuna Tracking and Verification Program.
The Eco-Collecting approach follows the strict guidelines for krill fisheries in the Antarctic waters set out by the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR).
The Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR) is the only official and reliable international organization involved in Antarctic krill fishery management and is unique in involving the governments of 25 state member nations - in addition to concerned stewardship organizations such as the Antarctic and Southern Ocean Coalition (ASOC), which counts Greenpeace as a member.
In Antarctica, where the Commission on the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources became the first international organization to require the measures, as many as 6,000 albatross a year were being incidentally caught in the late 1990s.
However, given that the first protocol, the Convention on the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources, has failed to curb the serious on-going problem of illegal, unregulated and unreported fishing, especially of toothfish, there can be little confidence that the second, the Madrid Protocol, will, over time, prove any more effective in preventing resource exploitation.
The bans were imposed in light of scientists' warnings that bottom trawling has disrupted oceanic ecosystems, according to the officials who are familiar with recent discussions at the Convention on the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources and the Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organization.
Speaking at OUTLOOK 2004, the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics (ABARE) conference, in March, Dr Denzil Miller of the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR) revealed that the illegal harvest was estimated at US$518 million compared to US$486 million for legitimate fishing.
The Lusaka Agreement (1994) between six African nations to enhance cross-border enforcement of wildlife law provides a potentially useful model, as does, in a slightly different context, various initiatives designed to exclude illegal products from international markets, including the Catch Documentation Scheme of the Convention for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR; for illegal fishing) (CCAMLR 1999), the Kimberley Process on conflict diamonds (Kimberley Process 2002), and the European Union's (EU) recent Forest Law Enforcement, Governance, and Trade action plan (on illegal logging) (EU 2003).
The Antarctic Treaty System includes the Antarctic Treaty itself, the Convention for the Conservation of Antarctic Seals (CCAS, 1972), the Convention on the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR, 1980), and the Protocol on Environmental Protection to the Antarctic Treaty (1991), also known as the Madrid Protocol.
hyadesi straddle the region administered by the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources, and the high seas to the north.
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