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Working Group II PM: Marine; IAS

Working Group II PM: Marine; IAS

2016-12-05

COP 13

  1. Marine and coastal biodiversity: ecologically or biologically significant marine areas; specific work plan on biodiversity and acidification in cold-water areas; addressing impacts of marine debris and anthropogenic underwater noise on marine and coastal biodiversity; and marine spatial planning and training initiatives.
  • Interventions were taken and a contact group established on the issue of: options for the review of areas described as meeting the EBSA criteria on the basis of COP 13/18. Co-chaired by Moustafa Fouda from Egypt and Gunnstein Bakke from Norway
  • specific work plan on biodiversity and acidification in cold-water areas;
  • addressing impacts of marine debris and anthropogenic underwater noise on marine and coastal biodiversity; and
  • marine spatial planning and training initiatives.

COP 13

  1. Invasive alien species: addressing risks associated with trade; experiences in the use of biological control agents; and decision support tools.

A small group has been tasked to consult on the 3 brackets on the basis of a proposal from Australia.

 

Schedule and documents: https://www.cbd.int/conferences/2016/schedules?datetime=2016-12-05 

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