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Party: Venezuela
2011/2012 Annual Information
Forward Plans
Science Activities in Previous Year
Station Report
Vessels Report
Aircrat Report
Research Rockets Report
Military
Vessel-Based Report
Operational Information - Non Governmental Expeditions - Vessel-Based Operations
No new information have been provided during the reported period.

Land-Based Operations
Operational Information - Non Governmental Expeditions - Land-Based Operations
No new information have been provided during the reported period.

Denial of Authorizations
Aircrat Report
Compliance with the Protocol Report
Environmental Information - Compliance with the Protocol
No new measures have been adopted during the reported period.

Contingency Plans Report
Environmental Impact Assessment: Procedures Report
Environmental Information - Environmental Impact Assessment (Procedures)
No new procedures were established during this reporting period.

Environmental Impact Assessment Report
Environmental Information - Environmental Impact Assessment (IEE/CEE List - Annex I)
Type: IEE
Title:
Organization(s) responsible: Centro de Oceanología y Estudios Antárticos - Instituto Venezolano de Investigaciones Científicas (COEA-IVIC)
Activity:
Topics: - Science
Locations: Site name: Isla Barrientos
Latitude: 62º 24´ 24´´ S
Latitude: 59º 44´ 55´´ W
Site name: Isla Dee
Latitude: 62º 25´ 24´´ S
Latitude: 59º 46´ 56´´ W
Site name: Isla Torre / Cecilia
Latitude: 62º 24´ 48´´ S
Latitude: 59º 43´ 34´´ W
Site name: Maldonado Re
Period/length of the activity:
Decision/Comment: Se APRUEBA el desarrollo de presente actividad, con base en lo descrito en el presente instrumento de Evaluación Medioambiental Inicial, considerando que las actividades de muestreo no presentan un impacto mayor al mínimo o transitorio.
Type: IEE
Title:
Organization(s) responsible: Centro de Oceanología y Estudios Antárticos - Instituto Venezolano de Investigaciones Científicas (COEA-IVIC)
Activity:
Topics: - Science
Locations: Site name: Maldonado Research Station, Greenwich Island, South Shetland
Latitude: 62
deg 26` 57.6`` S
Latitude: 59
deg 41` 32.1``
Period/length of the activity:
Decision/Comment: Se decide APROBAR la ejecución de la actividad de muestreo de Microorganismos fotosintéticos como indicadores de cambios ambientales en la Isla Greenwich, Shetland del Sur, Antártida, por considerar que dicha actividad no representa un impacto mayor al mínimo o transitorio según lo descrito en el presente instrumento de Evaluación Medioambiental Inicial (EMI)
Type: IEE
Title:
Organization(s) responsible: Centro de Oceanología y Estudios Antárticos - Instituto Venezolano de Investigaciones Científicas (COEA-IVIC)
Activity:
Topics: - Science
Locations: Site name: Isla Barrientos
Latitude: 62º 24´ 24´´ S
Latitude: 59º 44´ 55´´ W
Site name: Isla Dee
Latitude: 62º 25´ 24´´ S
Latitude: 59º 46´ 56´´ W
Site name: Maldonado Research Station, Greenwich Island, South Shetland
Latitude: 62
deg 26` 57.6`` S
Lat
Period/length of the activity:
Decision/Comment: Se decide APROBAR la ejecución de la actividad de muestreo para la identificación de géneros bacterianos Vibrio y Helicobacter en las Islas Dee, Barrientos y Greenwich de las Shetland del Sur, por considerar que la misma no representa un impacto mayor al mínimo o transitorio, según lo que se evidencia en el presente instrumento de Evaluación Medioambiental Inicial (EMI)
Type: IEE
Title:
Organization(s) responsible: Centro de Oceanología y Estudios Antárticos - Instituto Venezolano de Investigaciones Científicas (COEA-IVIC)
Activity:
Topics: - Monitoring Programme
- Science
Locations: Site name: Maldonado Research Station, Greenwich Island, South Shetland
Latitude: 62
deg 26` 57.6`` S
Latitude: 59
deg 41` 32.1``
Period/length of the activity:
Decision/Comment: Se decide APROBAR la actividad de muestreo de ácidos liquénicos en la liquenobiota de los alrededores de la Estación Científica Maldonado, Isla Greenwich - Shetland del Sur, Antártida, por considerar que dicha actividad no representa un impacto mayor al mínimo o transitorio, con base a lo evidenciado en el presente instrumento de Evaluación Medioambiental Inicial (EMI)

Type: IEE
Title:
Organization(s) responsible: Centro de Oceanología y Estudios Antárticos - Instituto Venezolano de Investigaciones Científicas (COEA-IVIC)
Activity:
Topics: - Science
Locations: Site name: Isla Dee
Latitude: 62º 25´ 24´´ S
Latitude: 59º 46´ 56´´ W
Site name: Maldonado Research Station, Greenwich Island, South Shetland
Latitude: 62
deg 26` 57.6`` S
Latitude: 59
deg 41` 32.1``
Period/length of the activity:
Decision/Comment: Se APRUEBA la ejecución de la actividad de muestreo con el fin de desarrollar el estudio Paleoambiental en Isla Greenwich y Dee, Shetland del Sur, Antártida marina, por considerar que dicha actividad no generará un impacto mayor al mínimo o transitorio, según lo evidenciado en el presente instrumento de Evaluación Medioambiental Inicial (EMI)
Type: IEE
Title:
Organization(s) responsible: Centro de Oceanología y Estudios Antárticos - Instituto Venezolano de Investigaciones Científicas (COEA-IVIC)
Activity:
Topics: - Science
Locations: Site name: King George Island Fildes Peninsula (,)
Latitude: 62º11´S
Latitude: 58º54W
Period/length of the activity:
Decision/Comment: Se APRUEBA la ejecución de la actividad de muestreo de sedimentos lacustres superficiales en lagunas de la Península de Fieldes, Isla Rey Jorge, con el fin de econtrar evidencias de cambios ambientales y climáticos durante el cuaternario, por considerar que en el desarrollo de dicha actividad no se contempla un impacto mayor al mínimo o transitorio.

Environmental Impact Assessment - Follow-up Activities Report
Conservation of Fauna and Flora Report
Waste Management Plans Report
Waste Management Inventory of Past Activities Report
Prevention of Marine Pollution: Measures Report
Environmental Information - Prevention of Marine Pollution
No new measures have been adopted during the reported period.

Area Protection and Management: Measures Report
Environmental Information - Area Protection and Management (Measures)
No new measures have been adopted during the reported period.

Area Protection and Management: Permit, Visit and Activities Report
Environmental Information - Area Protection and Management (Permit, Visit and Activities)
No new information have been provided during the reported period.

Area Protection and Management: Change or Damage Report
Environmental Information - Area Protection and Management (Change or Damage)
No change or damage was observed during this reporting period.

Activities Undertaken in Cases of Emergencies Report
General Report