Marine spatial planning in the Aegean Sea

Marine spatial planning in the Aegean Sea

Marine spatial planning in the Aegean Sea Background The European Union (EU) policies for the protection of the marine environment have been characterized as one of the most ambitious and challenging frameworks worldwide. The Biodiversity Strategy for 2030 requires...
Marine Protected Areas in the English Channel

Marine Protected Areas in the English Channel

Marine Protected Areas in the English Channel Background The English Channel is the busiest channel in the world with over 500 ships per day passing through. Here commercial fishing is a crucial economic activity, but these commercial objectives need to be carefully...
Ocean zoning for Tun Mustapha Park in Sabah

Ocean zoning for Tun Mustapha Park in Sabah

Ocean zoning for Tun Mustapha Park in Sabah Background Tun Mustapha Park is located in the northern region of Sabah, Malaysia (Northern Borneo). The Park is globally significant for its marine life, with a rich diversity of coral reef, mangrove and seagrass habitats...
Planning for the Daly catchment

Planning for the Daly catchment

Planning for the Daly catchment Background The in the Northern Territory (NT), Australia, is approximately 5.2 million ha, extending from the coastline southwest of Darwin to 250 km inland. Approximately 13% of the catchment is currently protected by national parks...
Marine Spatial Planning in St. Kitts and Nevis

Marine Spatial Planning in St. Kitts and Nevis

Marine Spatial Planning in St. Kitts and Nevis Background From 2010-2012, TNC collaborated with the St. Kitts and Nevis (SKN) Maritime Administration to conduct a marine zoning exercise that resulted in the drafting of a Marine Spatial Plan for St. Kitts and Nevis...