Scottish Marine Protected Areas (MPA): monitoring strategy

The Scottish Marine Protected Area (MPA) monitoring strategy outlines an approach to MPA-related survey and monitoring to ensure that sufficient information is collected to underpin assessment and reporting obligations.

13. References

Hinchen. 2014. Review of marine biodiversity assessment obligations in the UK.

JNCC. 2016. The UK Marine Biodiversity Monitoring Strategy. Version 4.1.,cost%2Defficient%20and%20integrative%20way.

Marine Scotland. 2011. Marine Nature Conservation Strategy.

Marine Scotland. 2016. Simple guide to fisheries management measures in Marine Protected Areas (MPAs).

McBreen, F., Jesus, A., Camplin, M., Clark, L., Edwards, H., James, B., Pirie, C., Steel, L., Young, M., Johnston, C. & Hawkridge J. 2016. A review of monitoring and assessment of seabed habitats in UK inshore Marine Protected Areas, 1999 - 2013. JNCC Report No: 540.



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