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CITES and trees

Debra Callister

CITES and trees

the facts and the fiction

by Debra Callister

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Published by WWF UK in Godalming .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[written by Debra Callister & Steven Broad].
ContributionsBroad, Steven.
The Physical Object
Pagination[8p.] :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21357447M

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CITES and trees by Debra Callister Download PDF EPUB FB2

For trade involving the CITES-listed commodities (e.g., logs, sawn wood, veneer sheets) of the previously listed species/populations, any pre-Convention date will be determined by the earliest listing date of the species or population in the CITES.

When a species is included in one of the Appendices, the whole, live or dead, animal or plant is included.

In addition, for animal species listed in Appendix III and plant species listed in Appendix II or III, all parts and derivatives of the species are also included in the same Appendix unless the species is annotated to indicate that only.

Any type of wild plant or animal may be included in the list of species protected by CITES [see Resolution Conf. (Rev. CoP17) and the range of wildlife species included in the Appendices extends from leeches to lions and from pine trees to pitcher plants.

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