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Plan of action to reduce catch of seabirds in NZ fisheries

Published:  

2004

Learn about seabird species, particularly albatross and petrel, that are under threat from some commercial fishing operations.

April 2013 update: National Plan of Action - Seabirds 2013 on Ministry for Primary Industries website.

Contact

Jim Nicolson
Department of Conservation
PO Box 10 420, Wellington
Ph: +64 4 4713 098
Email: jnicolson@doc.govt.nz

or

Tom Chatterton
Ministry of Fisheries
PO Box 1020, Wellington
Ph: +64 4 470 2615
email: Tom.Chatterton@fish.govt.nz

 

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Publications

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Native birds conservation

Conservation Services Programme - The CSP works to limit damage to protected species by commercial fishing