2611

Researcher: 
Mitchell
Signature/Entry into Force/Termination
Signature Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 
1937-03-23
Signature Year: 
1937
Signature Place: 
London
Entry into force (EIF) Date: 
3000-01-01
Terminated?
Term Date: 
1953-04-05
Term Type: 
Never entered into force. Terminated by IEADB # 2611.
Treaty Name and Text
Agreement Name: 
Convention For The Regulation Of The Meshes Of Fishing Nets And The Size Limits Of Fish
Alternative Treaty Names: 
Belgium, Denmark, Germany, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Iceland, the Irish Free State, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland and Sweden. Convention for the Regulation of the Meshes of Fishing Nets and the Size Limits of Fish, London; MESH
Possible Sources (additional): 
RS-VI:2691; Martens, Nouveau Recueil Général de traités et autres actes relatifs aux rapports de droit international, troisième série, vol. 38, pp. 822.
Treaty Type
Multilateral / Bilateral / Other - New: 
Agreement Type Level 3: 
E (environment) Code (agreement is environmental or not): 
Environmental
Source for E (environmental) code: 
Title
Text used for E (environmental) coding: 
Convention For The Regulation Of The Meshes Of Fishing Nets And The Size Limits Of Fish
Specific words used to code agreement as E (environmental): 
fish
Lineage
Lineage: 
Northeast Atlantic Fisheries
Sequence: 
100.000
Secretariat and auspices
Legacy
Hidden fields
Version: 
2007.10
AmendProtToB: 
2611
AmendProtToC: 
2611
AmendProtToType: 
Agreement
Inclusion Auto-Generated: 
MEA - Multilateral Environmental Agreements
Subject: 
Species/Fauna/Fish
Category: 
ENV/FISH
Lang1: 
EN.txt
Deletable
Treaty Text (legacy)
Short Name: 
MESH
Core Filename: 
1937-MeshFishingNets
Notes (incl. non-URL source for text): 
"The first international conservation convention for North Atlantic fisheries was the International Convention for the Regulation of the Meshes of Fishing Nets and the Size Limits of Fish in 1937, and applied to the area north of the equator from 80E to 80W longitude. Canada and USA were not party to this convention and it never came into force." http://www.nafo.int/about/frames/hist-early.html
Date text posted to IEA: 
200501
Member Code: 
BEL,DNK,DEU,GBR,ISL,IRL,NLD,NOR,POL,SWE,
Members: 
Belgium, Denmark, Germany, United Kingdom, Iceland, Ireland, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Sweden,
OrigMEAgrees: 
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