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Marine Nature Reserves - WMS layer 2019

Marine Protected Areas


This resource is a Web Map Service layer of Marine Nature Reserve (MNR) boundaries in Isle of Man waters. It was last updated in March 2019. This data was provided by the Department of Environment, Food & Agriculture (DEFA)

Marine Nature Reserves (MNRs) are a type of Marine Protected Area intended to conserve particular species and habitats, or enable their recovery. They are designated under the Wildlife Act 1990.

For further information on MNRs please contact DEFA:

Resource type Service

Topic category Boundaries

Reference date 2019·01·17

17/01/2019 - layer updated to include nine new Marine Nature Reserves. 01/12/2014 - Shapefile created to display Ramsey MNR

Responsible organisation
Digital and Data Solutions, JNCC pointOfContact

Limitations on public access No limitations

Use constraints Data is available under Open Government Licence. You must acknowledge the source of the Information by including the attribution statement in the credits section. OGL © Crown copyright. Department of Environment, Food and Agriculture, Isle of Man.

Metadata date 2020·12·18

Metadata point of contact
Digital and Data Solutions, JNCC

Temporal extent 2018·09·01 ··

Spatial extent
North 54.467873
South 54.002531
East -4.272666
West -4.866544
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