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Regulation No. 1303 on protection of vulnerable marine ecosystems in areas beyond national jurisdiction in the Northeast Atlantic (NEAFC).

Country
Type of law
Regulation
Source

Abstract
The purpose of this Regulation is to set regulations to protect vulnerable marine ecosystems, and applies to deep-sea gear fishing activities by Norwegian vessels in areas outside the jurisdiction of any State (international waters) in the northeastern Atlantic Ocean north of 36 degrees and between 42 degrees west and 51 degrees east. Detailed fishing areas are listed under article 3. Vessels shall for each catch estimate the quantity indicators on vulnerable marine ecosystems, such as live corals and living sponge.
Date of text
Entry into force notes
Immediate entry into force.
Repealed
No
Source language

English

Legislation Amendment
No
Original title
Forskrift om vern av s rbare marine kosystem i omr der utenfor nasjonal jurisdiksjon i det nord stlige Atlanterhav (NEAFC).