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Publications archive - Biodiversity


Key departmental publications, e.g. annual reports, budget papers and program guidelines are available in our online archive.

Much of the material listed on these archived web pages has been superseded, or served a particular purpose at a particular time. It may contain references to activities or policies that have no current application. Many archived documents may link to web pages that have moved or no longer exist, or may refer to other documents that are no longer available.

Asia-Pacific Migratory Waterbird Conservation Strategy: 1996-2000

Wetlands International - Asia Pacific
International Waterfowl and Wetlands Research Bureau - Japan Committee (IWRB-J), 1996
ISBN 983 9663 18 6

Note: This publication has been superseded by Asia-Pacific Migratory Waterbird Conservation Strategy: 2001-2005


Organizations, agreements, flyways and other terms referred to in the strategy

AEWA - Agreement on the Conservation of African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbirds

ANZECC - Australia New Zealand Environment and Conservation Council Apia Convention Convention on the Conservation of Nature in the South Pacific

ASEAN - Association of the South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) Environment Programme.

AWB - Asian Wetland Bureau

CAFF - Program for the Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna CAI Flyway Central Asia-Indian Flyway

CITES - Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora

CMS or Bonn Convention Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animal

EAA - Flyway East Asian-Australasian Flyway

EAE - Flyway East Africa-Eurasian Flyway

ICF - International Crane Foundation

IUCN - World Conservation Union

IWRB - International Waterfowl and Wetlands Research Bureau

PHPA - Indonesian Directorate General of Forest Protection and Nature Conservation Ramsar Convention Convention on Wetlands of International Importance especially as Waterfowl Habitat

SAARC - South Asian Agreement on Regional Cooperation

SPREP - Convention Convention for the Protection of Natural Resources and Environment of the South Pacific

WHSRN - Western Hemisphere Shorebird Reserve Network

WP - Flyway West Pacific Flyway

WWF - World Wide Fund for Nature