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Order No. 288 on the use of acoustic deterrent devices (pingers) in certain fisheries.

Country
Type of law
Regulation
Source

Abstract
The Order applies to Danish commercial fishing by registered Danish vessels with regard to fishing and fishing periods set out in Appendix 1, and the applicaiton of acoustic devices which may be of a maximum height of 455 meters. The regulation of such acoustic equipment applies in view of incidental catches of cetaceans.
Appendix 1 - Area, equipment and period of fishing.
Date of text
Entry into force notes
The Order enters into force on 22 March 2013 and shall repeal on 22 March 2015.
Repealed
No
Source language

English

Legislation Amendment
No
Original title
Bekendtg relse om anvendelse af akustiske alarmer (pingere) i visse fiskerier.