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Sturgeons of the Caspian Sea and the International Trade in Caviar

 Document (scanned PDF, 6.3 MB) Compiled by: T. De Meulenaer, C. Raymakers. (October 1996). 71pp. ISBN 1 85850 113 X (ISBN 978 1 85850 113 0). This report presents the findings from investigations of sturgeon fisheries, and information from caviar importers in consuming countries, sturgeon specialists and fisheries agencies. The exploitation of Caspian sturgeons is assessed, as is Caspian caviar production, its regulation or lack thereof, and its impact upon the number of Sturgeons remaining. International trade is also analysed. Species in Danger series.