Agreed Measures for the Conservation of Antarctic Fauna and Flora
|Agreed Measures for the Conservation of Antarctic Fauna and Flora|
|Signed||2 June 1964|
|Effective||1 November 1982|
|Condition||ratification by Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Chile, France, Japan, New Zealand, Norway, South Africa, the Soviet Union, the United Kingdom and the United States|
|Depositary||United States of America|
|Agreed Measures for the Conservation of Antarctic Fauna and Flora at Wikisource|
The Agreed Measures for the Conservation of Antarctic Fauna and Flora is a set of measures agreed on the third "Antarctic Treaty Consultative Meeting" in Brussels 1964 as recommendation number VIII. It is part of the Antarctic Treaty System but has been designated no longer "current" in 2011. Its Objective is to further international collaboration within the framework of the Antarctic Treaty to promote and achieve the objectives of protection, scientific study, and rational use of these fauna and flora.
The convention was ratified both by members whose ratification was required for entry into force as by others. A list is shown
|Country||Date||Required for entry into force|
- "Decision 1 (2011) - ATCM XXXIV - CEP XIV, Buenos Aires". Antarctic Treaty Secretariat. 1/7/2011. Retrieved 27 January 2012.
- "Decision VIII (1964)". Antarctic Treaty Secretariat. Retrieved 27 January 2012.