Report of workshop: Towards understanding the overlap of selected threats and important marine mammals areas (IMMAs) across the Mediaterranean Sea
Simone Panigada, Erich Hoyt, Mike Tetley, Lea David, Maylis Salivas, Giuseppe Notarbartolo di Sciara
International Whaling Commission
A workshop entitled â€œTowards understanding the overlap of selected threats and Important Marine Mammal Areas (IMMAs) across the Mediterranean Seaâ€ was held on Saturday, 7th April 2018, in La Spezia, Italy, within the framework of the 32nd Conference of the European Cetacean Society. The workshop was organized jointly by the IUCN Joint SSC/WCPA Marine Mammal Protected Areas Task Force (the â€œTask Forceâ€)and by the Agreement on Conservation of Cetaceans of the Black Sea, Mediterranean Sea and contiguous Atlantic area (ACCOBAMS).