1. 2001 UNESCO Convention on the Protection of Underwater Cultural Heritage (2 November 2001)

2. 1972 UNESCO Convention Concerning the Protection of World Cultural and Natural Heritage (16 November1972)

3. 1970 UNESCO Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property (14 November 1970)

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4. Law of the Sea Convention (10 December 1982)  Articles 303 and 149)

5. Other Bilateral or Trilateral Treaties including:

6. ICOMOS Charter on the Protection and Management of the Underwater Cultural Heritage (1996)

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