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Planning Scotland's Seas: Possible Nature Conservation Marine Protected Areas. Consultation Analysis Report

Published: 2 May 2014
Part of:
Marine and fisheries
ISBN:
9781784124199

Planning Scotland’s Seas: Possible Nature Conservation Marine Protected Areas was published for consultation in July 2013. It set out proposals for a number of new Marine Protected Areas (MPAs). Independent analysis of written consultation responses was

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Planning Scotland's Seas: Possible Nature Conservation Marine Protected Areas. Consultation Analysis Report
Appendix 3: Possible Marine protected areas

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Appendix 3: Possible Marine protected areas

OSPAR Region(s)

Possible MPA / MPA search location (asterisked)

Territorial / Offshore

I

Faroe-Shetland sponge belt

Offshore

I & II

North-east Faroe Shetland Channel

Offshore

II

Central Fladen

Offshore

East Caithness Cliffs

Territorial

East of Gannet and Montrose Fields

Offshore

Fetlar to Haroldswick

Territorial

Firth of Forth Banks Complex

Offshore

Mousa to Boddam

Territorial

North-west Orkney

Both

Norwegian boundary sediment plain

Offshore

Noss Head

Territorial

Papa Westray

Territorial

South-east Fladen

Offshore

Southern Trench*

Territorial

Turbot Bank

Offshore

Western Fladen

Offshore

Wyre and Rousay Sounds

Territorial

II & III

West Shetland Shelf (formerly Windsock)

Offshore

III

Clyde Sea Sill

Territorial

Eye Peninsula to Butt of Lewis*

Territorial

Loch Creran

Territorial

Lochs Duich, Long and Alsh

Territorial

Loch Sunart

Territorial

Loch Sunart to the Sound of Jura

Territorial

Loch Sween

Territorial

Monach Isles

Territorial

North-west sea lochs and Summer Isles

Territorial

Shiant East Bank*

Territorial

Skye to Mull*

Territorial

Small Isles

Territorial

South Arran

Territorial

Upper Loch Fyne and Loch Goil

Territorial

III & V

Geike Slide and Hebridean Slope

Offshore

South-west Sula Sgeir and Hebridean Slope

Offshore

The Barra Fan and Hebrides Terrace Seamount

Offshore

V

Hatton-Rockall Basin

Offshore

Rosemary Bank Seamount

Offshore


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