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Objective

Assesment of Whale Watching Activity in the Strait of Gibraltar
Get to Know the "state of art" of the activity related to whale-watching in the Strait of Gibraltar

Targeted Species & Habitats

Assesment of Whale Watching Activity in the Strait of Gibraltar

About this project

Assesment of Whale Watching Activity in the Strait of Gibraltar
This project intends to carachterize the whale-watching industry in the area of the Strait of Gibraltar, assessing their "modus operandi", the relation between this industry and the level of collition risk with maritime traffic or the interaction with artisanal and sport fisheries. A set of rules will be developed for the whale.watching activities, as well as a document with the main strategies to reach a sustainable whale watch activity, balanced with the development of local community and the conservation of cetaceans.

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Assesment of Whale Watching Activity in the Strait of Gibraltar

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Assesment of Whale Watching Activity in the Strait of Gibraltar
IUCN / ACCOBAMS - Asociación Garum
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