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Managing coastal habitats and marine protected areas

Managing coastal habitats and marine protected areas

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Published by Dept. of Environment and Natural Resources in [Cebu City], Philippines .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 99-105).

Statementby Department of Environment and Natural Resources ... [et al.] ; supported by the United States Agency for International Development.
SeriesPhilippine coastal management guidebook series ;, no. 5, CRMP document ;, no. 05-CRM/2001, CRMP document ;, 2001/no. 05-CRM.
ContributionsPhilippines. Dept. of Environment and Natural Resources.
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 106 p. :
Number of Pages106
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3448688M
ISBN 109719228946
LC Control Number2005346153
OCLC/WorldCa60322064

A marine protected area is a term to describe any portion of the ocean that is protected from some human activities but may be open to others, such as the laying of cables and some fishing Communities that lie along shorelines between the farthest reach of high tide and the lowest reach of the lowest tides do NOT include _______.   Marine protected areas also don’t reduce fishing pressure, but simply move it to a different area, argued Ray Hilborn, a marine biologist and fisheries scientist at .

The Marine Life Protection Act (MLPA) was passed in by the California Legislature, directing the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) to redesign California’s existing system of marine protected areas (MPAs) to increase its coherence and effectiveness for protecting the state’s marine life, habitats, and ecosystems. From to , the MLPA Initiative (a public-private. National System of Marine Protected Areas An osprey at Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge in Virginia. Credit: USFWS Executive Order called for the United States to develop and support a national system of marine protected areas (MPAs) to connect and .

Marine protected areas are an important tool in ensuring that our marine biodiversity is maintained in a healthy state. Our marine protected areas are special places offering spectacular opportunities to see marine life, thriving and abundant in their natural environment. Coral reefs are facing unprecedented threats from a combination of local and global the same time, coral reefs are increasingly recognized as a vital foundation for economic development, community wellbeing, and social resilience.. Effective management of coral reefs has become an important focus for coastal communities, and a range of strategies are available to help protect reef.


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