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Biological diversity

Definition(s)

A range state in relation to a particular migratory species means any State (and where appropriate any other Party referred to under sub-paragraph (k) of this paragraph) that exercises jurisdiction over any part of the range of that migratory species, or a State, flag vessels of which are engaged outside national jurisdictional limits in taking that migratory species. (Source: CMS, Art 1h)

In other languages

French
État de l’aire de répartition
Russian
государство ареала
Spanish
Estado del área de distribución
Chinese, Simplified
分布区国家
Arabic
دولة مرتع

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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with range state

You can see below a list of multilateral environment agreements. Use the links on the right to view the content tagged with range state. This includes official treaty texts, decisions, recommendations, and other related informational documents such as publications, annuals, meetings, documents or reports.
Convention on Migratory Species
Agreement on the Conservation of African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbirds
Specially Protected Areas and Biodiversity Protocol
Agreement on the Conservation of Small Cetaceans of the Baltic and North Seas