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MPA Legislation, management roles & responsibilities and MPA Management Acronym buster for EMFF project 2019


As part of the EMFF-funded project 'Developing a participatory approach to the management of fishing activity in UK offshore Marine Protected Areas' the following resources are available as training materials.

  • MPA Legislation – a poster summary of the legislation supporting MPAs and who is responsible for their management in English waters.
  • MPA Management Roles and Responsibilities – a poster summarising who is who in managing fisheries in English waters, along with information on the conservation advisors.
  • The MPA Management Acronym Buster – this document has been created to help facilitate a common language and understanding in the project. It will be updated on a regular basis.

Resource type Publication

Topic category Oceans

Reference date 2019··

Information relating to the MPA Adaptive Management project.

Responsible organisation
Communications, JNCC distributor

Limitations on public access No limitations

Use constraints Available under the Open Government Licence 3.0

Metadata date 2020·07·27

Metadata point of contact
Communications, JNCC

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