United States of America

The Western North Pacific Gray Whale CMP was endorsed by the Commission in 2010.  At the 2014 Commission Meeting, a Memorandum of Cooperation was signed by three range states: Japan, the Russian Federation and the USA. The Memorandum supports the work and implementation of the CMP and was strengthened in 2016 by the addition of the Republic of Korea and Mexico. More information can be found here.