Agreement on the Conservation of Albatrosses and Petrels

Welcome to ACAP

ACAP is a multilateral agreement which seeks to conserve albatrosses and petrels by coordinating international activity to mitigate known threats to their populations.  ACAP came into force in February 2004 and currently has 13 member countries and covers 31 species of albatrosses, petrels and shearwaters.  Read more about the Agreement here.

The Sixth Session of the Meeting of the Parties to the Agreement (MoP6) was held in the Skukuza Rest Camp, Kruger National Park, South Africa from 7 to 11 May 2018.