Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Mammalia > Order: Carnivora > Family: Phocidae > Genus: Halichoerus > Species: Halichoerus grypus

Grey seal - Halichoerus grypus (Fabricius, 1791)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Marine Atlantic - Favourable
Marine Baltic - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Marine Macaronesian - Unknown
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 5 other international agreements
Natura 2000 sites 231 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • coastal
  • marine inlets and transitional waters
  • shelf
Natura 2000 species code 1364

Distribution

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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

The IUCN Red List threat status assesses the risk of extinction.

IUCN Red List Category
Not Evaluated
Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Vulnerable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Endangered
Extinct
Least Concern
Critically Endangered

EU conservation status

Conservation status assesses every six years and for each biogeographical region the condition of habitats and species compared to the favourable status as described in the Habitats Directive. The map shows the 2007-2012 assessments as reported by EU Member State. Assessments are further detailed in the summary document available behind the link below.

Natura 2000 sites

Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites

Sitecode Country Site name Action
BEMNZ0001 Belgium Vlaamse Banken Map
DE1346301 Germany Steilküste und Blockgründe Wittow Map
DE1647303 Germany Granitz Map
DE1749301 Germany Greifswalder Oie Map
DE2016301 Germany Hamburgisches Wattenmeer Map
DE2306301 Germany Nationalpark Niedersächsisches Wattenmeer Map
DK002X110 Denmark Saltholm og omliggende hav Map
DK003X202 Denmark Hesselø med omliggende stenrev Map
DK003X208 Denmark Tisvilde Hegn og Melby Overdrev Map
DK005X221 Denmark Sejerø Bugt og Saltbæk Vig Map
DK006X233 Denmark Havet og kysten mellem Præstø Fjord og Grønsund Map
DK006X238 Denmark Smålandsfarvandet nord for Lolland, Guldborg Sund, Bøtø Nor, Hyllekrog-Rødsand Map
DK007X079 Denmark Ertholmene Map
DK00AY176 Denmark Vadehavet med Ribe Å, Tved Å og Varde Å vest for Varde Map
DK00DX146 Denmark Anholt og havet nord for Map
DK00DX155 Denmark Stavns Fjord, Samsø Østerflak og Nordby Hede Map
DK00DY156 Denmark Horsens Fjord, havet øst for og Endelave Map
DK00FX010 Denmark Strandenge på Læsø og havet syd herfor Map
DK00FX113 Denmark Hirsholmene, havet vest herfor og Ellinge Å's udløb Map
DK00FX122 Denmark Ålborg Bugt, Randers Fjord og Mariager Fjord Map
DK00FX257 Denmark Havet omkring Nordre Rønner Map
DK00VA347 Denmark Sydlige Nordsø Map
EE0010171 Estonia Kolga lahe Map
EE0040476 Estonia Tagamõisa Map
EE0040496 Estonia Vilsandi Map
FI0100005 Finland Tammisaaren ja Hangon saariston ja Pohjanpitäjänlahden merensuojelualue Map
FI0100077 Finland Söderskärin ja Långörenin saaristo Map
FI0100078 Finland Pernajanlahtien ja Pernajan saariston merensuojelualue Map
FI0100089 Finland Kallbådanin luodot ja vesialue Map
FI0200072 Finland Uudenkaupungin saaristo Map
FI0200073 Finland Rauman saaristo Map
FI0200074 Finland Luvian saaristo Map
FI0200090 Finland Saaristomeri Map
FI0200152 Finland Seksmiilarin saaristo Map
FI0408001 Finland Itäisen Suomenlahden saaristo ja vedet Map
FI0800130 Finland Merenkurkun saaristo Map
FI0800134 Finland Kristiinankaupungin saaristo Map
FI1000005 Finland Rahjan saaristo Map
FI1400006 Finland Björkör Map
FI1400007 Finland Sandskär Map
FI1400011 Finland Länsmansgrund Map
FI1400012 Finland Blåskären - Salungarna - Stora Bredgrundet Map
FI1400013 Finland Stora Lökskär Map
FI1400021 Finland Boxö Map
FI1400029 Finland Gadden Map
FI1400030 Finland Södra Sandbäck Map
FI1400031 Finland Ytterstberg Map
FI1400035 Finland Märrkallarna - Åbergsgrynnan - Mjölskärskallen Map
FI1400040 Finland Klåvskär Map
FI1400047 Finland Signilskär - Märket Map
FI1400048 Finland Läggningsbådan Map
FI1400054 Finland Mörskär Map
FI1400055 Finland Karlbybådar Map
FI1400057 Finland Örskär - Fjällskär Map
FI1400058 Finland Lågskär Map
FI1400062 Finland Knöppelskär - Pargrund - Kråkskär Map
FI1400064 Finland Rannö Map
FR2200346 France Estuaires et littoral picards (baies de Somme et d'Authie) Map
FR2300121 France Estuaire de la Seine Map
FR2300139 France Littoral Cauchois Map
FR2500077 France Baie du mont Saint-Michel Map
FR2500079 France Chausey Map
FR2500080 France Littoral Ouest du Cotentin de Bréhal à Pirou Map
FR2500084 France Récifs et landes de la Hague Map
FR2500085 France Récifs et marais arrière-littoraux du Cap Lévi à la Pointe de Saire Map
FR3100478 France Falaises du Cran aux Oeufs et du Cap Gris-Nez, Dunes du Chatelet, Marais de Tardinghen et Dunes de Wissant Map
FR3100480 France Estuaire de la Canche, dunes picardes plaquées sur l'ancienne falaise, forêt d'Hardelot et falaise d'Equihen Map
FR5300009 France Côte de Granit rose-Sept-Iles Map
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FR5300023 France Archipel des Glénan Map
FR5300049 France Dunes et côtes de Trévignon Map
FR5300066 France Baie de Saint-Brieuc - Est Map
FR5400469 France Pertuis Charentais Map
IE0000101 Ireland Roaringwater Bay and Islands SAC Map
IE0000147 Ireland Horn Head and Rinclevan SAC Map
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IE0000278 Ireland Inishbofin and Inishshark SAC Map
IE0000328 Ireland Slyne Head Islands SAC Map
IE0000495 Ireland Duvillaun Islands SAC Map
IE0000507 Ireland Inishkea Islands SAC Map
IE0000707 Ireland Saltee Islands SAC Map
IE0002172 Ireland Blasket Islands SAC Map
NL1000001 Netherlands Waddenzee Map
NL4000017 Netherlands Voordelta Map
NL9802001 Netherlands Noordzeekustzone Map
SE0110088 Sweden Bullerö-Bytta Map
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SE0110096 Sweden Svenska Högarna Map
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SE0820629 Sweden Bondöfjärden Map
UK0012694 United Kingdom Monach Islands Map
UK0012696 United Kingdom North Rona Map
UK0012712 United Kingdom Cardigan Bay/ Bae Ceredigion Map
UK0012713 United Kingdom South Uist Machair Map
UK0013027 United Kingdom Morecambe Bay Map
UK0013036 United Kingdom Flamborough Head Map
UK0013039 United Kingdom Luce Bay and Sands Map
UK0013046 United Kingdom Glannau Ynys Gybi/ Holy Island Coast Map
UK0013047 United Kingdom Tintagel-Marsland-Clovelly Coast Map
UK0013111 United Kingdom Plymouth Sound and Estuaries Map
UK0013112 United Kingdom Fal and Helford Map
UK0013114 United Kingdom Lundy Map
UK0013116 United Kingdom Pembrokeshire Marine/ Sir Benfro Forol Map
UK0013117 United Kingdom Pen Llŷn a`r Sarnau/ Lleyn Peninsula and the Sarnau Map
UK0013694 United Kingdom Isles of Scilly Complex Map
UK0013695 United Kingdom St Kilda Map
UK0014787 United Kingdom Limestone Coast of South West Wales/ Arfordir Calchfaen de Orllewin Cymru Map
UK0016618 United Kingdom Strangford Lough Map
UK0017070 United Kingdom Loch nam Madadh Map
UK0017072 United Kingdom Berwickshire and North Northumberland Coast Map
UK0017075 United Kingdom The Wash and North Norfolk Coast Map
UK0017077 United Kingdom Lochs Duich, Long and Alsh Reefs Map
UK0017096 United Kingdom Faray and Holm of Faray Map
UK0019802 United Kingdom Sound of Arisaig (Loch Ailort to Loch Ceann Traigh) Map
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UK0019808 United Kingdom Moray Firth Map
UK0020020 United Kingdom Carmarthen Bay and Estuaries/ Bae Caerfyrddin ac Aberoedd Map
UK0030172 United Kingdom Isle of May Map
UK0030202 United Kingdom Y Fenai a Bae Conwy/ Menai Strait and Conwy Bay Map
UK0030289 United Kingdom Treshnish Isles Map
UK0030311 United Kingdom Firth of Tay and Eden Estuary Map
PLH220044 Poland Ostoja w Ujściu Wisły Map
BEMNZ0004 Belgium SBZ 3 / ZPS 3 Map
EE0040313 Estonia Kihnu Map
DE1542302 Germany Recknitz-Ästuar und Halbinsel Zingst Map
DE1209301 Germany Sylter Außenriff Map
EE0060220 Estonia Uhtju Map
BEMNZ0005 Belgium Vlakte van de Raan Map
DE1541301 Germany Darß Map
DE1115391 Germany Dünenlandschaft Süd-Sylt Map
PLH280007 Poland Zalew Wiślany i Mierzeja Wiślana Map
PLH220032 Poland Zatoka Pucka i Półwysep Helski Map
UK0030131 United Kingdom Dee Estuary/ Aber Dyfrdwy Map
BEMNZ0002 Belgium SBZ 1 / ZPS 1 Map
EE0040499 Estonia Raudrahu Map
DE1544302 Germany Westrügensche Boddenlandschaft mit Hiddensee Map
DE2104301 Germany Borkum-Riffgrund Map
PLH220023 Poland Ostoja Słowińska Map
DE1813391 Germany Helgoland mit Helgoländer Felssockel Map
DE1934302 Germany Wismarbucht Map
DE1011401 Germany SPA Östliche Deutsche Bucht Map
DE1648302 Germany Küstenlandschaft Südostrügen Map
DE2031301 Germany Küste Klützer Winkel und Ufer von Dassower See und Trave Map
BEMNZ0003 Belgium SBZ 2 / ZPS 2 Map
UK0030170 United Kingdom Humber Estuary Map
PLH320019 Poland Wolin i Uznam Map
EE0040402 Estonia Allirahu Map
DE1315391 Germany Küsten- und Dünenlandschaften Amrums Map
PLH320017 Poland Trzebiatowsko-Kołobrzeski Pas Nadmorski Map
EE0010154 Estonia Krassi Map
EE0040421 Estonia Kerju Map
DE1447302 Germany Jasmund Map
DE1714391 Germany Steingrund Map
EE0040002 Estonia Väinamere Map
PLH220018 Poland Mierzeja Sarbska Map
EE0040490 Estonia Vesitükimaa Map
DE1747301 Germany Greifswalder Bodden, Teile des Strelasundes und Nordspitze Usedom Map
DE0916391 Germany NTP S-H Wattenmeer und angrenzende Küstengebiete Map
DE1251301 Germany Adlergrund Map
EE0040141 Estonia Klaasrahu Map
DE1345301 Germany Erweiterung Libben, Steilküste und Blockgründe Wittow und Arkona Map
DE1540302 Germany Darßer Schwelle Map
DE1934303 Germany Erweiterung Wismarbucht Map
DE1749302 Germany Greifswalder Boddenrandschwelle und Teile der Pommerschen Bucht Map
DE1343301 Germany Plantagenetgrund Map
PLH220072 Poland Kaszubskie Klify Map
SE0820751 Sweden Marakallen Map
FR3102003 France Récifs Gris-Nez Blanc-Nez Map
FR3102005 France Baie de Canche et couloir des trois estuaires Map
FR5302006 France Côtes de Crozon Map
FR5302008 France Roches de Penmarch Map
FR2502020 France Baie de Seine occidentale Map
FR2502019 France Anse de Vauville Map
FR7200811 France Panache de la Gironde et plateau rocheux de Cordouan (Système Pertuis Gironde) Map
FR5302007 France Chaussée de Sein Map
FR2502021 France Baie de Seine orientale Map
FR2502018 France Banc et récifs de Surtainville Map
NL2008003 Netherlands Vlakte van de Raan Map
NL2008002 Netherlands Klaverbank Map
NL2008001 Netherlands Doggersbank Map
UK0030369 United Kingdom Haisborough, Hammond and Winterton Map
UK0030370 United Kingdom Inner Dowsing, Race Bank and North Ridge Map
FR3102004 France Ridens et dunes hydrauliques du détroit du Pas-de-Calais Map
FR3102002 France Bancs des Flandres Map
UK0030055 United Kingdom Rathlin Island Map
UK0030352 United Kingdom Dogger Bank Map
SE0630261 Sweden Lövgrunds rabbar Map
SE0810519 Sweden Sydostbrotten Map
UK0030386 United Kingdom Solan Bank Reef Map
UK0030379 United Kingdom Pisces Reef Complex Map
UK0030383 United Kingdom Skerries and Causeway Map
UK0030384 United Kingdom The Maidens Map
UK0030381 United Kingdom Croker Carbonate Slabs Map
UK0030385 United Kingdom Pobie Bank Reef Map
IE0003000 Ireland Rockabill to Dalkey Island SAC Map
IE0002998 Ireland West Connacht Coast SAC Map

Protected sites

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Legal status

Legal text Annex Conditions More information
Council Directive 92/43/EEC of 21 May 1992 on the conservation of natural habitats and of wild fauna and flora - consolidated version 01/01/2007 (EU Habitats Directive) http://ec.europa.eu/environm...rective/index_en.htm
Convention on the conservation of European wildlife and natural habitats (Bern Convention) http://www.coe.int/t/dg4/cul.../bern/default_en.asp
https://wcd.coe.int/ViewDoc....ckColorLogged=FDC864

Resolution No. 6 (1998) of the Bern Convention lists the species requiring specific habitat conservation measures [and the designation of Areas of Special Conservation Interest (ASCIs) forming for the Emerald network]
Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals. (Bonn Convention) Only Baltic Sea populations http://www.cms.int/
Agreement on the Conservation of Seals in the Wadden Sea. Convention on Migratory Species of Wild Animals. (Bonn Convention. Wadden Sea Seals.) http://www.migratoryspecies....ent/about-cms-family

http://www.waddensea-secreta...ment/seal-management
Convention on the Protection of the Marine Environment of the Baltic Sea Area (Helsinki Convention) http://www.helcom.fi/action-areas/species-and-habitats

Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Foca grigia Italian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Foca gris Spanish Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Foca-cinzenta Portuguese Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Foka szara Polish Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Gråsäl Swedish Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Gråsæl Danish Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Grey seal English Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Grifok Turkish Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Grijze zeehond Dutch Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Grizje zeehond Dutch EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Hallhüljes Estonian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Halli Finnish Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Havert Norwegian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Ilgasnukis ruonis Lithuanian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Kegelrobbe German Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Kúpos fóka Hungarian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Pelekais ronis Latvian Latvian NRC
Phoque gris French Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Útselur Icelandic Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Synonym Author
Phoca grypus Fabricius, 1791
Halichoerus griseus Nilsson, 1820
Phoca halichoerus Thienemann, 1824
Halichoerus macrorhynchus Hornschuch & Schilling, 1851
Halichoerus pachyrhynchus Hornschuch & Schilling, 1851
Halichoerus grypus atlantica Nehring, 1886
Halichoerus grypus baltica Nehring, 1886

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
EoL Encyclopedia of Life
Fauna Europaea Fauna Europaea
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Habitats Directive Art. 17-2006 summary
ITIS (Valid name) Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI National Center for Biotechnology Information
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure
Wikipedia Wikipedia
WoRMS World Register of Marine Species

External data

Reportnet deliveries

Files delivered through Reportnet with relevance to this species.

36 items found, displaying all items.1
Released Coverage Envelope File
2015-12-11 France France reporting Habitas Directive 2014 corrected files Aquitaine
2015-12-11 France France reporting Habitas Directive 2014 corrected files Auvergne
2015-12-11 France France reporting Habitas Directive 2014 corrected files PACA
2015-11-18 Netherlands Habitats Directive Derogations 2013-2014 HD_derogations2013_2014_NL.xml
2015-09-17 France FRANCE Rapport Complementaire art 16 Directive Habitat 92/43/CEE année 2012 Derog_HABITATS_2012_autorisations_ministerielles.xml
2014-11-19 Belgium Derogation Belgium HD 2011-2012 Report for Flanders
2014-10-30 Poland National Report on Derogations under the Birds and Habitats Directives Habitats and Birds Derogations Report
2014-02-04 Netherlands Habitats Directive Derogations 2011-2012 Habitats Directive Derogations 2011 2012
2013-12-30 Sweden Report on Implementation Measures (Art.17.1)_delivery 2013 SE_species_reports-131230-111623.xml
2013-12-10 Portugal PT_Habitats_2011_2012 PT_Habitats_2011_2012
2013-12-09 Poland Habitats Directive Art. 17 Report PL_species_reports.xml
2013-10-18 Latvia LATVIA_2007-2012 LV_species_reports-131018-113252.xml
2013-10-10 United Kingdom Habitats Directive Article 17 2013 2nd submission UK GB_species_reports-13925-15297.xml
2013-10-07 Finland Habitat directive reporting (FI) 2007-2012 FI_species_reports.xml
2013-10-02 Latvia Habitats_2011 questionnaire_habides.xml
2013-10-02 Latvia Habitats_2012 questionnaire_habides.xml
2013-09-18 Portugal Relatorio nacional sobre a implementacao da Directiva Habitats 2013 PT_species_reports.xml
2013-09-17 Estonia Eesti2013 EE_species_reports-13917-14855.xml
2013-09-16 Belgium Second Release Art17 Belgium BE_species_reports-13916-154440.xml
2011-11-11 United Kingdom Directive 92/43/EEC: Derogation under Article 16: Report by the UK for 2009-2010 DOENI contribution to 92/43/EEC Article 16 UK Report
2011-10-17 Poland National Report on Derogations under the Birds and Habitats Directives (2009-2010) habitat derogations
2011-09-28 Latvia habitats_2010 questionnaire_habides.xml
2009-12-04 Latvia habitats questionnaire_habides.xml
2009-12-04 Latvia habitats08 questionnaire_habides.xml
2008-04-14 Estonia eesti Species questionnaire for Halichoerus grypus
2008-04-10 Germany German national report Halichoerus grypus
2008-03-17 Netherlands NL Report HR 2007 Halichoerus grypus
2008-02-28 France rapport France Halichoerus grypus
2008-02-26 Denmark DK Species questionnaire for Halichoerus grypus
2008-02-25 United Kingdom UK_submission Halichoerus grypus
2008-02-25 Portugal Relatório nacional sobre a implementação da Directiva Habitats Species questionnaire for Halichoerus grypus
2008-01-16 Belgium Natura 2000 habitat report Species questionnaire for Halichoerus grypus
2008-01-11 Finland Suomi virallinen Species questionnaire for Halichoerus grypus
2007-10-02 Latvia LATVIA 2001-2006 Halichoerus grypus
2007-10-02 Sweden Report on Implementation Measures (Art.17.1)_delivery 2007 Species questionnaire for Halichoerus grypus
2007-10-01 Poland Report on Implementation Measures Species questionnaire for Halichoerus grypus

Summary of derogations for species

EU member states are required to report derogations from protection efforts of species.

24 items found, displaying all items.1
Region From Until Justification Activity Impact
Netherlands 2014-12-04 2017-06-30 No information available Capture The national conservation status of the species concerned is not affected, neither is the local population, as long as the activities are carried out in accordance with the conditions and measures that are bound to the exemption.
Netherlands 2014-12-04 2017-06-30 No information available Transport The national conservation status of the species concerned is not affected, neither is the local population, as long as the activities are carried out in accordance with the conditions and measures that are bound to the exemption.
Netherlands 2014-12-04 2017-06-30 No information available Killing The national conservation status of the species concerned is not affected, neither is the local population, as long as the activities are carried out in accordance with the conditions and measures that are bound to the exemption.
Groningen 2014-12-04 2017-06-30 No information available Capture The national conservation status of the species concerned is not affected, neither is the local population, as long as the activities are carried out in accordance with the conditions and measures that are bound to the exemption.
Groningen 2014-12-04 2017-06-30 No information available Transport The national conservation status of the species concerned is not affected, neither is the local population, as long as the activities are carried out in accordance with the conditions and measures that are bound to the exemption.
Groningen 2014-12-04 2017-06-30 No information available Killing The national conservation status of the species concerned is not affected, neither is the local population, as long as the activities are carried out in accordance with the conditions and measures that are bound to the exemption.
Friesland (NL) 2014-12-04 2017-06-30 No information available Capture The national conservation status of the species concerned is not affected, neither is the local population, as long as the activities are carried out in accordance with the conditions and measures that are bound to the exemption.
Friesland (NL) 2014-12-04 2017-06-30 No information available Transport The national conservation status of the species concerned is not affected, neither is the local population, as long as the activities are carried out in accordance with the conditions and measures that are bound to the exemption.
Friesland (NL) 2014-12-04 2017-06-30 No information available Killing The national conservation status of the species concerned is not affected, neither is the local population, as long as the activities are carried out in accordance with the conditions and measures that are bound to the exemption.
Zuid-Holland 2014-12-04 2017-06-30 No information available Capture The national conservation status of the species concerned is not affected, neither is the local population, as long as the activities are carried out in accordance with the conditions and measures that are bound to the exemption.
Zuid-Holland 2014-12-04 2017-06-30 No information available Transport The national conservation status of the species concerned is not affected, neither is the local population, as long as the activities are carried out in accordance with the conditions and measures that are bound to the exemption.
Zuid-Holland 2014-12-04 2017-06-30 No information available Killing The national conservation status of the species concerned is not affected, neither is the local population, as long as the activities are carried out in accordance with the conditions and measures that are bound to the exemption.
Groningen 2014-12-02 2019-12-01 No information available Transport The national conservation status of the species concerned is not affected, neither is the local population, as long as the activities are carried out in accordance with the conditions and measures that are bound to the exemption.
Groningen 2014-12-02 2019-12-01 No information available Necropsy The national conservation status of the species concerned is not affected, neither is the local population, as long as the activities are carried out in accordance with the conditions and measures that are bound to the exemption.
Groningen 2014-12-02 2019-12-01 No information available Biopsie on seals The national conservation status of the species concerned is not affected, neither is the local population, as long as the activities are carried out in accordance with the conditions and measures that are bound to the exemption.
Netherlands 2014-09-17 2019-09-16 No information available Transport The national conservation status of the species concerned is not affected, neither is the local population, as long as the activities are carried out in accordance with the conditions and measures that are bound to the exemption.
Netherlands 2014-09-17 2019-09-16 No information available Transport The national conservation status of the species concerned is not affected, neither is the local population, as long as the activities are carried out in accordance with the conditions and measures that are bound to the exemption.
Netherlands 2014-09-17 2019-09-16 No information available Capture for keeping in captivity The national conservation status of the species concerned is not affected, neither is the local population, as long as the activities are carried out in accordance with the conditions and measures that are bound to the exemption.
Zuid-Holland 2014-07-21 2017-07-01 No information available Capture The national conservation status of the species concerned is not affected, neither is the local population, as long as the activities are carried out in accordance with the conditions and measures that are bound to the exemption.
Zuid-Holland 2014-07-21 2017-07-01 No information available Transport The national conservation status of the species concerned is not affected, neither is the local population, as long as the activities are carried out in accordance with the conditions and measures that are bound to the exemption.
Zuid-Holland 2014-07-21 2017-07-01 No information available Killing The national conservation status of the species concerned is not affected, neither is the local population, as long as the activities are carried out in accordance with the conditions and measures that are bound to the exemption.
Northern Ireland (UK) 2009-03-17 2010-03-31 no limit set but each licence is restricted in its location Killing nil Grey seals UK waters 120 000 Harbour Seals in UK water 60 000
Northern Ireland (UK) 2009-03-17 2010-03-31 no limit set but each licence is restricted in its location Deliberate disturbance during the period of breeding nil Grey seals UK waters 120 000 Harbour Seals in UK water 60 000
Northern Ireland (UK) 2009-03-17 2010-03-31 no limit set but each licence is restricted in its location Deliberate disturbance during the period of rearing nil Grey seals UK waters 120 000 Harbour Seals in UK water 60 000
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