First Workshop of the CMS Sharks MOU Conservation Working Group

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Description: 

The First Workshop of the Sharks MOU Conservation Working Group (CWG1) will be held from   

31 October 2016 to 1 November in Bristol, UK. 

Invited CWG memebers are encouraged to register for CWG1 using our registration tool.

Online Pre-registration

 


 

   Documents

The CMS Sharks MOU CWG1 will be held at The Bristol Aquarium in Bristol, United Kingdom, from 31 October to 1 November 2016. 

 

Bristol Aquarium

Harbourside

Bristol, United Kingdom

 

Bristol Airport is situated 45 min drive from the City Centre. Visit www.bristolairport.co.uk for further information. 

Funded CWG memebers will be accomodated at The Bristol Hotel, which is in walking distance from the venue. Breakfast is included! 

Check in: Sunday 30 October

Check out: Tuesday 1 November (UK based) or Wednesday 2 Novemeber (for international travel)

The Bristol Hotel

Prince Street

Bristol BS1 4GF

United Kingdom

Phone:   +44 117 923 0333

Email:  BRISTOL@DOYLECOLLECTION.COM

 

Other accomodation options for non-funded participnats:

 

 

Alternatively try www.booking.com  for many hotels in and around Bristol Aquarium area.

 

Funded CWG members will have a dinner reservation on Sunday 30 October and Monday 31 October at the Bordeaux Quay - the brasserie

Dinner on Tuesday 1 November is included in the reservation and will be served at the Hotel the Bristol, for international departures leaving on Wednesday 2 November. 

 Observers are also invited to join for dinner at their own costs and can choose meals from the regular restaurant menu.  Please inform the Secretariat if you wish to join the dinner. .

Air: Bristol Airport is situated 45 min drive from the City Centre. Visit www.bristolairport.co.uk for further information. 

Train: direct connection from London - Bristol Temple Meads. Visit www.thetrainline.com  for further information. 

From Bristol Temple Meads station 

 

Meals: 

Funded CWG memebrs will have all 3 meals included for the two days of the Workshop. 

Coffee breaks and lunch will be provided at the venue for all CWG1 participants. 

DSA:

Funded CWG memebers will receive 20% DSA to cover personal expenses. 

Please keep all original boarding passes and train tickets (including return tickets!) and hand them in to the Secretariat in Bristol, in order to receive DSA

Working language of the Workshop: 

The workshop and all documents will be in English. 

Map:

EEA2016: 

The Shark Trust will be hosting the 20th Annual Scientific Conference of the European Elasmobranch Association (EEA) from the 28-30th October in Bristol.

Please visit EEA2016 for more information. 

More information abour Bristol:

www.visitbristol.co.uk 

 

Dates
31 Oct 2016 to 01 Nov 2016
Registration Deadline29.08.2016
OrganizerSharks MOU Secretariat
CoorganizerShark Trust, WWF Germany
CMS InstrumentCMS, Sharks
TypeWorkshop
StatusConcluded
LanguagesEnglish
CountryUnited Kingdom
CityBristol

Download all files as .zip

Number Title Files
CMS/Sharks/CWG1/Doc.1.1 Provisional Agenda
CMS/Sharks/CWG1/Doc.1.2 Provisional Annotated Agenda and Meeting Schedule
CMS/Sharks/CWG1/Doc.2.1 Gap analysis of activities for the conservation of species listed in Annex 1 under relevant fisheries related bodies
CMS/Sharks/CWG1/Doc.2.1/Summary and Work Table Gap analysis of activities for the conservation of species listed in Annex 1 under relevant fisheries related bodies - Summary and Work Table
CMS/Sharks/CWG1/Doc.3.1 Review and gap analysis of shark and ray bycatch mitigation measures employed by fisheries management bodies
CMS/Sharks/CWG1/Doc.3.2 Draft best practice mitigation guidelines for sharks and rays taken in purse-seine and long-line fisheries
CMS/Sharks/CWG1/Doc.3.2/Summary Table Draft best practice mitigation guidelines for sharks and rays taken in purse-seine and long-line fisheries - Summary Table
CMS/Sharks/CWG1/Doc.4.1 Draft survey to collect biological data and to identify priority research and conservation needs
CMS/Sharks/CWG1/Doc.5.1 Draft definition for the term 'bycatch'
Number Title Files
CMS/Sharks/CWG1/Inf.1/Rev.3 Provisional List of Participants
CMS/Sharks/CWG1/Inf.2 A review of shark bycatch mitigation in tuna longline fisheries - WCPFC
CMS/Sharks/CWG1/Inf.3b Summary: Development of a Rapid Management-Risk Assessment Method for Fish Species through its Application to Sharks
CMS/Sharks/CWG1/Inf.3c Development of a Rapid Management-Risk Assessment Method for Fish Species through its Application to Sharks - Annex 4 Rapid M-Risk assessments
CMS/Sharks/CWG1/Inf.3a Development of a Rapid Management-Risk Assessment Method for Fish Species through its Application to Sharks - Framework and Results
CMS/Sharks/CWG1/Inf.4 Measures for shark and ray conservation and management adopted by Regional Fisheries Management Organizations
CMS/Sharks/Outcome 2.3 Annex 3 of the Sharks MOU: Conservation Plan
CMS/Sharks/Outcome 2.6 Programme of Work (2016-2018)
CMS/Sharks/Outcome 2.8 Terms of Reference for the Conservation Working Group
CMS/Sharks/CWG1/Inf.5 Report of the Indian Ocean Shark Year Program workshop (IO-ShYP01) - IOTC–2014–IO-ShYP01–R[E]