Marine protected areas to be established

Approximate location of Italian national marine protected areas to be established ('Aree marine di reperimento'). 52 'Aree marine di reperimento' have been identified in accordance with the provisions of laws 979/82 art.31, 394/91 art.36 and subsequent amendments. Of these, 29 have already been established. The dataset contains the remaining 23 Aree marine di reperimento.

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Original title Aree marine di reperimento
Original abstract Localizzazione approssimativa delle aree marine di reperimento. 52 Aree marine di reperimento sono state individuate secondo quanto previsto dalle leggi 979/82 art.31, 394/91 art.36 e Di queste, 29 sono state già istituite . Il dataset contiene le rimanenti 23 "aree marine di reperimento". La localizzazione è stata effettuata in modo approssimativo attraverso il posizionamento di punti a partire dalla figura presente nella pagina ufficiale del Ministero:
Topic category
  • protected_areas
Sub category National designed MPAs under establishement
Resource language English
Domain area
  • italy_marine_areas
Owner MASE
Data portal TOOLS4MSP
Presentation form Map (map represented in raster or vector form)
Spatial representation Vector - point
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      Validation level Draft
      Additional information The localization was carried out approximately through the positioning of points starting from the figure present on the official page of the Ministry:
      Metadata completeness Complete

      Additional info - MSP - Environment

      Species, habitats, ecosystems, pressures

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          Non MSFD Classes

              Additional info - MSP - Oceanographic and CC

              Physics, biochemistry, EOV, ECV

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                Additional info - MSP - Conservation

                Protected areas, OECM, IBA, EBSA, CCH, IMMA, ...

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                Types Nationally designated Protected Areas (marine and coastal)
                Zonation No

                Additional info - MSP - Maritime activities

                Aquaculture, fishing, transport, energy, ...

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                Activity types

                  Additional info - MSP - Coastal & Land use and planning

                  Land use, land cover, planning (strategic, coordination, operational)

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                    Additional info - MSP - Socio-economic

                    Living and non-living resources, shipping, tourism, energy, ...

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                          Additional info - MSP - Ecosystem Services

                          Provisioning, regulation & maintenance, cultural

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                          CICES classes

                            Additional info - MSP - Legal, Governance & Planning

                            Strategic, legislation, planning, administrative, enforcement

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                                Additional info - MSP - Relevance

                                Relevance of the dataset / resource in supporting the MSP process at different spatial scales and temporal frames

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                                Relevance (spatial and temporal)