Aussie Jaws and International Laws: The Australian Shark Cull and the Convention on Migratory Species

2 Cornell International Law Journal Online 41-46

6 Pages Posted: 24 Jan 2015

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Arie Trouwborst

Tilburg University - Department of European & International Public Law; Tilburg Sustainability Center

Date Written: 2014

Abstract

This paper explores the Western Australian shark culling programme instigated in 2014 in light of the obligations of Australia under the 1979 Bonn Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals.

Keywords: Convention on Migratory Species, great white shark, wildlife, biodiversity, Australia

Suggested Citation

Trouwborst, Arie, Aussie Jaws and International Laws: The Australian Shark Cull and the Convention on Migratory Species (2014). 2 Cornell International Law Journal Online 41-46. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2554293

Arie Trouwborst (Contact Author)

Tilburg University - Department of European & International Public Law ( email )

Tilburg, 5000 LE
Netherlands

Tilburg Sustainability Center ( email )

P.O. Box 90153
Tilburg, North Brabant 5000 LE
Netherlands

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