Folder Seabird Bycatch Working Group

In recognition of the serious problem posed to seabirds by fisheries interactions, the Seabird Bycatch Working Group (SBWG) was established to advise the Agreement on actions that will assist in assessment, mitigation and reduction of negative interactions between fishing operations and albatrosses and petrels. The working group comprises representatives from ACAP's 13 Parties, together with invited experts with relevant technical or other expertise.

Folder Seabird Bycatch WG Meeting 8

The eighth meeting of the Seabird Bycatch Working Group will be held from 4 - 6 September 2017, in Wellington, New Zealand.

Folder Seabird Bycatch WG Meeting 7

The seventh meeting of the Seabird Bycatch Working Group was held from 2 to 4 May 2016, in La Serena, Chile.

Folder Seabird Bycatch WG Meeting 6

The sixth meeting of the Seabird Bycatch Working Group was held 10-12 September 2014 in Punta del Este, Uruguay.

Folder Seabird Bycatch WG Meeting 5

The fifth meeting of the Seabird Bycatch Working Group was held from 1 to 3 May 2013 in La Rochelle, France.

Folder Seabird Bycatch WG Meeting 4

The fourth meeting of the Seabird Bycatch Working Group was held from 22-24 August 2011 in Guayaquil, Ecuador.

Folder Seabird Bycatch WG Meeting 3

The third Meeting of the Seabird Bycatch Working Group was held from 8 - 9 April 2010 in Mar del Plata, Argentina.

Folder Seabird Bycatch Meeting 2

The second meeting of the Seabird Bycatch Working Group was held on the 17th and 18th of August 2008 in Hermanus, South Africa.

Folder Seabird Bycatch Meeting 1

The Seabird Bycatch Working Group met 17 - 18th June 2007 in Valdivia, Chile.

pdf SBWG Membership list

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ACAP SBWG Members 7 Oct 2016.pdf

pdf Seabird Bycatch WG Terms of Reference

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SBWG_TERMS_OF_REFERENCE.pdf