National Reports

Document Number Title Publish date CMS Instrument
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.112 Spain / España - Informe Nacional COP13 24.09.2019 CMS
UNEP/CMS/COP12/Inf.25.67 Spain/España - Informe Nacional COP12 19.05.2017 CMS
UNEP/CMS/COP11/Inf.20.3.ES.rev Informe nacional - España (COP11) 18.08.2014 CMS
UNEP/CMS/Inf.10.12.74 National Report of Spain (COP10) 29.07.2011 CMS
UNEP/CMS/Inf.9.12.1 National Report of Spain/Espagne/España (COP9) 02.04.2008 CMS
National Report of Spain (COP8) 03.06.2005 CMS
National Report of Spain (COP7) 18.03.2002 CMS

Ratification status

CMS InstrumentStatusStatus dateNotes
Signature: 20.02.1998
Final Act: 24.11.1996; Signature: 24.11.1996
Signature: 30.04.2002
Slender-billed Curlew
MOU Signatory
Aquatic Warbler
MOU Signatory
Monk Seal in the Atlantic
MOU Signatory
Western African Aquatic Mammals
Range State
Atlantic Turtles
Range State
The Canary Islands (Spain)
MOU Signatory
Signature: 04.05.2015
Range State
Range State
Range State


Official nameKingdom of Spain
Party number017
Entry into forceMay 1985


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Order TEC/596/2019, of 8 April, amending the annex of Royal Decree 139/2011, of 4 February, for the development of the List of Wild Species in Regime of Special Protection and the Spanish Catalogue of Endangered Species 08.04.2019
Law 33/2015, of 21 September, amending Law 42/2007, of 13 December, on Natural Heritage and Biodiversity 21.09.2015
Royal Decree 630/2013, of 2 August, which regulates the Spanish Catalog of invasive alien species 02.08.2013
Royal Decree 139/2011, of 4 February, for the Development of the List of Wild Species in Regime of Special Protection and the Spanish Catalogue of Endangered Species 04.02.2011
Law 41/2010, of 29 December, on the protection of the marine environment 29.12.2010
Law 25/2009, of 22 December, on the modification of various laws to adapt them to the Law on free access to service activities and their exercise 22.12.2009
Royal Decree 1432/2008, of 29 August, which establishes measures for the protection of birds against collision and electrocution in high voltage power lines 29.08.2008
Royal Decree 1727/2007, of 21 December, establishing measures for the protection of cetaceans 21.12.2007
Law 42/2007, of 13 December, on Natural Heritage and Biodiversity 13.12.2007
Royal Decree 1739/1997, of 20 November on measures to implement the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES), made in Washington on 3 March 1973 and Regulation (EC) 338/97 of the Council of 9 December 1996... 20.11.1997
Royal Decree 1997/1995, of 7 December, which establishes measures to help ensure biodiversity by conserving natural habitats and wild fauna and flora 07.12.1995

Action Plans

Title Country CMS Instrument Publish date
African-Eurasian Migratory Landbirds Action Plan (AEMLAP): Improving the Conservation Status of Migratory Landbird Species in the African-Eurasian Region Afghanistan, Åland Islands (Finland), Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Belarus, Belgium, Benin, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cabo Verde, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo (Brazzaville), Côte d'Ivoire, Croatia, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Kinshasa), Denmark, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Faroe Islands (Denmark), Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Greenland (Denmark), Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Hungary, Iceland, India, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malawi, Mali, Malta, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mayotte (France), Monaco, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, Niger, Nigeria, North Macedonia, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Republic of Moldova, Réunion (France), Romania, Russian Federation, Rwanda, San Marino, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Slovakia, Slovenia, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway), Sweden, Switzerland, Syrian Arab Republic, Tajikistan, Togo, Tunisia, Türkiye, Turkmenistan, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United Republic of Tanzania, Uzbekistan, Vatican City State, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe CMS 17.06.2020