Association of Polar Early Career Scientists


Who's Who - Polar Acronyms

Agreement on the Conservation of Albatrosses and Petrels
  • Conservation
  • Arctic
  • Agreement / Treaty
ACAP is a multilateral agreement which seeks to conserve albatrosses and petrels by coordinating international activity to mitigate known threats to albatross and petrel populations. ACAP came into force in February 2004 and currently has 13 member countries and covers 29 species of albatrosses and petels.

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