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OCPP Advice to Support the Designation Process for the Mugli-Apsarkonda Marine Sanctuary in Karnataka, India 2022


In 2022/2023, the Ocean Country Partnership Programme (OCPP) was invited to provide advice to support the designation process for the Mugli-Apsarkonda Marine Sanctuary (also known as Karwar Marine Park or the Mugali Marine Protected Area), which will be situated in the Uttara Kannada district within the Karnataka region of the Arabian Sea.

Two reports were produced as part of this process:

  • Stakeholder mapping for the Ocean Country Partnership Programme: India.
  • Roadmap to Designation: The Mugli-Apsarkonda Marine Sanctuary, Karnataka, India.

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Resource type Publication

Topic category Oceans

Reference date 2022·05·01

The report is a deliverable of the Ocean Country Partnership Programme (OCPP), a UK-led programme funded through the UK’s Blue Planet Fund.

Responsible organisation
Communications, JNCC author

Limitations on public access No limitations

Use constraints Available under the Open Government Licence 3.0

Metadata date 2023·06·07

Metadata point of contact
Communications, JNCC

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