Tackling entanglement – Lunch time event at the EU Parliament

The Tackling Entanglement – Bycatch Event was held on 5th December from 12:30 to 14:30 at the European Parliament in Bruxelles.

EU decision-makers, cetacean bycatch experts and small-scale fisheries representatives exchanged views and provided solutions on the urgent measures needed to better protect marine mammals from being fatally caught in fishing gears.

Related documents:
Joint NGOs PR after the event
Agenda of the event
Brief on cetacean bycatch
– Brief on the common dolphin in the Bay of Biscay
Brief on the Baltic Sea harbour porpoise
Brief on the US Marine Mammal Protection Act and import rules