Terms of World Fish Migration Day 2018

Terms of World Fish Migration Day 2018

Our terms.

When you participate in the World Fish Migration Day (WFMD) you agree with the following terms:

 1. The World Fish Migration Day is on Saturday 21st of April 2018

  • The WFMD 2018 is held on April 21, 2018. Organizers of local event, partners and supporters carry out their activities on this day.
  • In the case that an event organizer cannot host an event on this date they can send a special request to the WFMD team to adapt the date for their local event (only before 21 April 2018).

 2. The use of the WFMD logo and strapline

  • Organizers of local events, partners and supporters use the WFMD logo and strapline (Connecting fish, rivers and people) in their communication to others.  
  • The logo is used in all communication towards the general public, press and other organizations. The logo can not be adjusted in form or color.

3. Communication on local/regional/national level

  • Organizers of local event, partners and supporters are responsible for the communication of their WFMD-event on a local/regional/national level. The WFMD organization is not responsible for the communication of the events organized by local/regional partners.

 4. Communication on international level

  • The WFMD organization is responsible for the communication of the WFMD on an international level.
  • The WFMD organization strives for international attention for the WFMD. However, the WFMD organization is not responsible for limited amount of press attention for the event. Organizers of local event, partners and supporters can not claim limited attention for the WMFD event.

 5. Responsibilities

  • The WFMD is  responsible for the management and content of the WFMD website. The WFMD organization will do its best to avoid mistakes. Get in touch with us when you see mistakes in any form. We will correct them accordingly.
  • The WFMD organization is not responsible, accountable or legally liable for any form of mismanagement or funding of the activities carried out by the organizers a of local event.
  • The WFMD organization is not responsible for accidents, low press attention or low turn up of people at local events.

 6. Copyright and use of photo/video

  • Photos and videos send or uploaded by WFMD participants without the specific mentioning of copyright can be used freely by the WFMD organization for WFMD related purposes.
  • The WFMD organization cannot be held responsible for copyright infringement notices related to files send or uploaded by WFMD participants.
  • All content and images used on this site are owned or licensed by the World Fish Migration Foundation or its partners for use on WFMD only. Unauthorized use is prohibited.

The partners of the WFMD

Regional Water Authority AGV

Regional Water Authority AGV

The Regional Water Authority Amstel, Gooi and Vecht (AGV) is responsible for the water management around Amsterdam. AGV provides protection against flooding, improves the quality of surface water and creates free migration routes for fish.
WWF (NL)

WWF (NL)

The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) is an international non-governmental organization working on issues regarding the conservation, research and restoration of the environment.
Sportvisserij Nederland

Sportvisserij Nederland

The Royal Dutch Angling Association promotes the interests of sport fishing in the Netherlands and is chair of the European Anglers Alliance which promotes open rivers for migratory fish.
TNC

TNC

The Nature Conservancy is a global non-profit whose mission is to conserve the lands and waters on which all life depends so that the planet’s diversity thrives. They seek a world where people act to conserve nature for its own sake and its ability to fulfill our needs and enrich our lives.
Freshwater Fish Specialist Group

Freshwater Fish Specialist Group

The FFSG is concerned with conserving the aquatic environment worldwide, maintaining fish biodiversity and ensuring sustainable fisheries in relation to people and water resource use.
World Fish Migration Foundation

World Fish Migration Foundation

The World Fish Migration Foundation is responsible for the coordination and execution of World Fish Migration Day and many other global project to improve river connectivity and fish migration.
OAK

OAK

OAK consult provides specialist advice to solve issues on land and water management. We bring people, ideas and resources together to help realize ambitions. Our inspiration is on improvement of the quality of water, nature and landscape.
University of Nevada, Reno

University of Nevada, Reno

The college of science is an internationally renowned faculty of the University of Nevada. Some of the current research projects include the Wonders of the Mekong and research on taimen in Mongolia that could inform sustainable fishing and ecosystem management globally.