Common and Grey Seals in the Wadden Sea 2001

Wadden Sea Ecosystem No. 15

TSEG-plus Report March/June 2001. Trilateral Seal Expert Group 2002.

Citation: CWSS, 2002. Shellfish Fisheries. An Overview of Policies for Shellfish Fishing in the Wadden Sea. Common Wadden Sea Secretariat, Wilhelmshaven, Germany.
 

Introduction:

The report "Evaluation of the status of the Common and Grey Seal population in the Wadden Sea" including an assessment whether the Seal Management Plan needs to be revised and amended" was prepared by the extended Trilateral Seal Expert Group (TSEG-plus) and submitted to the TWG/SO in March/June 2001. On the basis of the TSEG-plus Report a new Seal Management Plan was prepared and adopted at the Governmental Conference in Esbjerg in October 2001.