Endangered Species and Conservation Laws for Cook Islands

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Endangered Species and Conservation Laws for Cook Islands

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COOK ISLANDS’S THREATENED SPECIES
Mammals: 1
Birds: 15
Reptiles: 3
Amphibians: 0
Fishes: 11
Molluscs: 0
Other Inverts: 32
Plants: 1

Declaration on the Establishment of a Whale Sanctuary 2001

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Recognizing that whaling in the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries has dramatically reduced whale populations especially in the Southern Hemisphere; Appreciating further that the…

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Prevention of Marine Pollution Act No. 5 of 1998

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An act to provide for the prevention of marine pollution, the dumping and transportation of other waste in Cook Islands Waters by vessels and to give effect to various international…

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Environment Mitiaro Regulations 2008 No. 5 of 2008

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PURSUANT to Section 70 of the Environment Act 2003 the Queen’s Representative, acting by and with the advice and consent of the Executive Council, makes the following…

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