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1990: Agreement On The Conservation Of Seals In The Wadden Sea, 1990

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Provisions coded as containing the code: SCIR
  Provision  First Coders Codes  Second Coders Codes 
Art.4.1x  The Parties shall develop on the basis of scientific knowledge a conservation and management plan for the seal population. This plan shall contain a comprehensive statement of actions which are or are to be undertaken by the Parties to achieve the goals of this Agreement. The Parties shall keep the plan under review and amend it, as may be required, taking into consideration, in particular, the results of scientific research.  SCIR  SCIR 
Art.5.1  1. The Parties shall co-ordinate their research programmes and projects and their monitoring of the seal population to increase their knowledge of the biology and the habitats including harmful effects of human activities on the seal population to provide a basis for measures to improve its conservation status.  SCIR  SCIR 
Art.5.2  2. They shall, in particular, monitor and co-ordinate their research on,  SCIR  SCIR  for institutions to be designated performing scientific research into the conservation of the seal population in the Wadden Sea or the conservation of the Wadden Sea ecosystem, insofar as the information required for such research cannot be obtained in any other way; or  SCIR  SCIR 
Art.8.2x.a  a) endeavour to identify the sources of such pollution;    SCIR 
Art.8.2x.b  b) co-ordinate their research projects regarding seal diseases and the effects on the seal population of such substances, e. g. organochlorine compounds, heavy metals and oil, and agree on methods which permit a comparison of research results;  SCIR  SCIR 
Art.8.2x.c  c) monitor in the Agreement Area, in particular in seal tissues and in organisms which are preyed upon by seals, the levels of those substances which in the light of the results of research appear to play a major role in the conservation status of the seal population.  SCIR  SCIR 
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Data from Ronald B. Mitchell. 2002-2018. International Environmental Agreements Database Project (Version 2014.3).
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Date accessed: 18 December 2018