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Biodiversidad

Definition(s)

A fishery is characterized by the categories of people involved, species or type of fish, area of water or seabed, method of fishing, class of boats, purpose of the activities or a combination of the foregoing features. (Source: FAO, 1997)
The industry of catching, processing and selling fish. (Source: GEMET/ CED)

In other languages

English
fishery
French
pêche
Ruso
рыболовство
Chino, simplificado
渔业
Árabe
الصيد

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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with pesquerías

You can see below a list of multilateral environment agreements. Use the links on the right to view the content tagged with pesquerías. This includes official treaty texts, decisions, recommendations, and other related informational documents such as publications, annuals, meetings, documents or reports.
Convenio de Basilea
Convención sobre la conservación de las especies migratorias
Convención de Ramsar
Convenio de Jeddah
ASCOBANS

Multimedia

Presentation - Biodiversity for Fisheries and Aquaculture