Today we say farewell to our Executive Secretary, Andrew Wright, who is finishing his tenure of eight years with CCAMLR. Thank you for all your hard work and dedication and we wish you all the best for your future endeavours.
This week the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR) reached an exciting milestone – 15,000 likes on Facebook! We are thrilled there are so many people interested in what we do. Here are some statistics for the number-lovers out there:
The 2018 Workshop for the Development of an Antarctic toothfish (Dissostichus mawsoni) Population Hypothesis for Area 48 (WS-DmPH) was held recently in Berlin, Germany.
The 36th annual Meetings of the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR) in Hobart have come to a close. These reports are now available on the CCAMLR website.
This week the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR) appointed Dr David Agnew as its new Executive Secretary as of April 2018.
The Governor of Tasmania, Her Excellency Professor the Honourable Kate Warner AC, will today open the thirty-sixth annual meeting of the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR).
CCAMLR congratulates recipients of this year's Antarctic Wildlife Research Fund (AWR) grants.
Projects which have been awarded funding in the third call for research proposals will be presented by AWR to delegates at this year's CCAMLR Commission and Scientific Committee Meetings.
On 12 July this year, one of the largest icebergs ever recorded broke free from the Larsen C Ice Shelf in West Antarctica. The iceberg, known as A68, is starting to move north and will leave behind a 5 818 km2 area of seabed exposed to open marine conditions.
CCAMLR has identified, through Catch Documentation Scheme (CDS) and global trade data, that several South East Asian States trade in toothfish. Through the non-Contracting Party (NCP) Engagement Strategy, CCAMLR seeks the cooperation of these States in the voluntary implementation of the CDS.