Conch Working Group
coordinated by the
Caribbean Fishery Management Council


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Declaration of San Juan  
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USA Federal Regulations   Fishery Management Plan
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USA Government

NOAA  National Oceanic and Atmospheric  Administration, US Dept. of Commerce

Benthic maps for the Caribbean  NOAA

Caribbean Fishery Management Council

Coral Reef References  NOAA

 EFH Page  Caribbean Essential Fish  Habitat, NOAA

Fisheries Regulations  NMFS, NOAA

Fishery Statistics  NMFS, NOAA

National Marine Fisheries Service  NOAA

Office of Protected Resources  NOAA, Queen Conch Strombus gigas fishery

Southeast Regional Office  NMFS, NOAA

US Coast Guard

US Fish and Wildlife Service US Dept. of Interior

Miami Regional Office

Other Organizations

Caribbean Environmental Program

Center for Marine Conservation


CITES Animal committee meeting - Geneva (Switzerland), 18-21 August 2003

Contacts - Cites contacts per country

CITES 12th meeting of the Conference of the Parties - Santiago, Chile, 3 to 15th of November 2002

CITES WORLD - newsletter

CITES Resolutions of the Conference of the Parties

Conch News - Bobliography, scientific literature pertinent to gastropod Family Strombidae

CRFM - Caribbean Regional Fisheries Mechanism

FAO Fisheries - FAO's Major Programme on Fisheries

FAO Fisheries - FAO's Major Programme on Fisheries

Fishery Statistics - Updated sets of fishery statistical databases


European Commission - wildlife trade to and from the European Union

Directorate for Sanitary issues

Fish Base

Florida Marine Research Institute

GCFI Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute

Island Resources Foundation

National Library for the Environment

Open Seas

Save the Conch - Consortium of scientists from Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institution

TRAFFIC - TRAFFIC's mission is to ensure that trade in wild plants and animals is not a threat to the conservation of nature.

United Nations

Puerto Rico & U.S.V.I.

Puerto Rico WOW - PR interactive maps  

PRDNER - Department of Natural and Environmental Resources of Puerto Rico

Sea Grant - UPR, Mayagüez

USVI - U.S.V.I. web site

St. Croix

USVI Gov. - US Virgin Islands Government


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