Protection of the Ligurian Sea bottlenose dolphin - D.G.R. n. 414/2023

The new proposal for the delimitation of the pSCI for the protection of the bottlenose dolphin in the Ligurian Sea, approved with Resolution of the Regional Council n. 414 of 05/05/2023, is part of the actions envisaged by the Presidential Decree. 357/97 which transposes Directive 92/43/EEC relating to the conservation of natural and semi-natural habitats as well as wild flora and fauna. The cartography was prepared on the basis of the findings of a study conducted by ARPAL for the protection of the Tursiops truncatus species.

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Original title Tutela del Tursiope Mar Ligure - D.G.R. n. 414/2023
Original abstract Delimitazione dell'area proposta per la tutela della specie Tursiops truncatus in attuazione della Direttiva Europea 92/43/CEE e del D.P.R. 357/1997.
Topic category
  • protected_areas
Sub category Natura2000 sites under establishment
Resource language Italian
Domain area
  • italian_part_of_the_ligurian_sea
Owner Regione Liguria
Provider Regione Liguria
Data portal Geoporta Regione LIguria
Presentation form Map (map represented in raster or vector form)
Spatial representation Vector - polygon
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    • OGC-WMS
    • OGC-WFS
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    Temporal extent 2023-01-01
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    Data accessibility
    Validation level Official data
    Additional information Contact: Regione Liguria - Sportello Cartografico,,
    Metadata completeness Complete

    Additional info - MSP - Environment

    Species, habitats, ecosystems, pressures

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            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 Regionally designated Protected Areas (marine and coastal)
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              Additional info - MSP - Maritime activities

              Aquaculture, fishing, transport, energy, ...

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                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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                          Additional info - MSP - Legal, Governance & Planning

                          Strategic, legislation, planning, administrative, enforcement

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                          Themes Conservation (i.e. Protected areas)
                          • Legislation - National
                          • Planning - National
                          Who is in charge? Regione Liguria

                          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)
                          • International - present - Low
                          • International - future - Medium
                          • National - present - Medium
                          • National - future - Medium
                          • Sub-area - present - High
                          • Sub-area - future - High
                          • Local - present - High
                          • Local - future - High