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Protect young year classes of cod in the Baltic Sea

On the 2nd October 2009 the fishing ministers of the Baltic Sea area adopted a unique declaration to strengthen the fish stocks in the Baltic Sea. A commitment in the declaration was to take rapid action to protect young year classes of cod.

-This action is essential to the restoration of a viable cod stock in the Baltic Sea, says Katarina Veem, Program Director, Baltic Sea 2020.